December 2004  
1 December
  • Brass Encounters - Staffordshire, Sellers, Brighouse & Rastrick Bands - [Listen Live! + for the following week] - 2NUR fm, 103.7, Newcastle, Australia. Wednesdays, 5.30pm local time
  • Bearpark & Esh Colliery Band - Howden-le-Wear Church, 7.30pm
  • Black Dyke Band + Halifax Choral Society - Victoria Theatre, Halifax. Details: 01484 714636
  • City of Cambridge Brass Band - Carols - Grafton Centre, Cambridge, 6pm
  • Great Horwood Silver Band - Great Horwood Village Hall, 7.30pm
  • Holymoorside Band - Holymoorside Village Hall, 7.30pm
  • Leicestershire Co-op Snibston Charnwood Brass - Carolling - Leicester Town Hall Square
  • Lincoln Beevor Band - Vega Club, Ancaster Day Centre, Boundry Street, Lincoln, 7pm
  • Maltby Miners Welfare Band - Maltby Manor School, 7.15pm
  • Porthywaen Silver Youth Band - Oswestry Parish Church, 7.30pm
  • Poyntzpass Silver Band - Christmas tree switch on - Gilford, 7pm
  • Stantonbury Brass - World Music - Stantonbury Theatre, 7.30pm
    2 December
  • Bedford Progress Brass - Ampthill Wives Group Xmas Party - Ampthill Methodist Church, 8pm
  • Black Dyke Band + Halifax Choral Society - Victoria Theatre, Halifax. Details: 01484 714636
  • Cambridge University Brass Band - Christmas Concert - Wolfson College
  • Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Band - St Georges Church, Doncaster, 7.30pm
  • City of Chester Brass Band - Winnington Church, 7pm
  • Derwent Brass + Hospitals Choir - Derby Assembly Rooms, 7.30pm
  • Easington Colliery Band - Bedlington
  • Gloucester Brass - P.O. Veterans - Longford Village Hall, 1.45pm
  • Perthshire Brass - Festive Fanfare and Flowers - Stormont Hall, Scone, Perth, 7.30pm. Tickets £5 in advance or at door. Music from Perthshire Brass, festive floral art demonstrations, mince pies, mulled wine
  • Red Rose Lancaster Band - Lights switch-on - Heysham Village Square
  • Rolls-Royce (Derby) Band - Rolls-Royce Pavilion, Derby, 7.30pm
  • Rugeley Power Station Brass Band - Christmas at Shugborough
  • Thomas Coaches Mid Rhondda Band - Zion Church, Tonypandy
  • University of Warwick Brass Band & Music Theatre Warwick - The Sound of Christmas - Earlsdon Methodist Church, Coventry, 7.30pm. Tickets cost £4 or £3 (concessions) and are available on the door. For further information concerning the event please don't hesitate to contact the University of Warwick Brass Society c/o The Music Centre, University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL, (Tel:024 7652 3799 ) or visit our website www.brasssoc.co.uk
  • Wem Jubilee Band - Oxon Business Park, Bicton Heath, 4.45pm
    3 December
  • Listen To The Band - BBC Radio 2, 9.30-10pm.
  • Alcester Victoria Silver Band - Hatton Country World, 7pm
  • Amington Band - Tamworth Stadium, Tamworth, Staffordshire, 7.30pm - 10pm
  • Bearpark & Esh Colliery Band - Birtley Masonics, 7.30pm
  • Beaumaris Bands - Canolfan Beaumaris, 7.30pm
  • Bedford Concert Brass - Sue Ryder Concert - Addison Centre, Kempston, 7.30pm
  • Bedford Town Band - Addison Centre, Kempston, 7.30pm
  • Black Dyke Band - St. George's Hall, Bradford . Details: 01274 752000
  • Camborne Town Band - Camborne Rugby Club, 7.30pm
  • City of Birmingham Brass Band - King Edward High School, Edgbaston
  • City of Birmingham Brass Band - St. Mary's Hospice Concert- King Edward High School, Edgbaston.
  • City of Chester Brass Band - Winnington Church, 7pm
  • Cottenham Brass Band - Offord Cluny, 8pm
  • Driffield Silver Band - Carol Concert - Nafferton Duck Pond, 5.45pm
  • Ellington Colliery Band - Blyth Rotary Club - St Cuthberts Church, Blyth, 7.30pm
  • Fishburn Band - Fishburn Club, 8.30pm
  • Hade Edge Brass Band - Holmfirth Church
  • Hesketh Bank Silver Band - Hesketh Bank Bowling Club, 8pm
  • Killamarsh Silver Band - Dinnington Methodist Church, 7.45pm
  • King's Lynn Town Band - Sing a long Concert - Gaywood community centre, Kings Lynn, 7.30pm
  • Liss Band - Prince's Garden Centre, Rake, 7pm
  • Markham & District Colliery Band - Our Lady of Peace Church, Ashfield Rd, Newbridge, Newport, Gwent, NP11 4RB, 7.30pm. Tickets on the door.
  • Newbridge Band - Newbridge RFC
  • Porthywaen Silver Band - Carols on the Square - Oswestry
  • Roberts Bakery Band - St. Marys Church, Sandbach. Details from Nigel Birch 07734 263194
  • Rushen Silver Band - Carol Service, Mt Tabor Methodist Church, 7.30pm
  • Sale Brass Band - Cheadle Round Table - Bramhall County Hotel
  • Stannary Brass Band - Dickensian Evening, Tavistock, 7.15pm
  • Stocksbridge Band - Christmas Celebration - Take 2 Theatre, Birdwell, Barnsley, 7.30pm
  • Tylorstown Band Arriva Trains Wales - Tylorstown Sports Centre
  • VBS Poynton Brass Band - Plaza, Stockport
  • Wrentham Band - Christmas Lights - Southwold
    4 December
  • Netherlands Brass Band Championships - Martiniplaza, 9702 KA, Groningen, Netherlands. Details: +31 (0) 50 5222797
  • WBBA Contest - Wessex Band Festival - Pavilion, Weymouth
  • Abingdon Band - Blackwells Bookshop, Oxford, 1.30pm
  • Alcester Victoria Silver Band - Henley-in-Arden Lights, 4.45pm
  • Audley Brass - St Andrews Church, Crewe, 7.30pm
  • Aveley & Newham Band - Annual Christmas Concert - St. Laurence Church, Upminster, Essex, 7.30pm. Ticket £5 including refreshments. Available from Bill Caten tel: 01702 473345 or purchased on door.
  • Bearpark & Esh Colliery Band - Catholic Parish Hall, Esh Winning, 6.30pm
  • Beaumaris Bands - Canolfan Beaumaris, 7.30pm
  • Brindle Brass Band - St. Leonard's Church, Walton-le-Dale
  • Bristol East Band - Carols - Morrisons, Cribbs Causeway, 10am
  • Brixham Town Band - Caroling - Sainsbury's, Paignton, 10.30am & 12pm
  • Buckhaven & Methil Miners' Brass Band - Mercat, Kirckcaldy
  • Bude Metric Brass - Stratton Church Bazaar, Parkhouse Centre, 10.30am
  • Burbage Band (Buxton) - Newcastle-U-Lyme, 12.30pm
  • Burry Port Town Band - Annual Christmas Concert - Memorial Hall, Burry Port, 7.15pm
  • Cambridge University Brass Band - Carolling - Grafton Centre, Cambridge, 12pm-6pm
  • Carlton Brass (Nottingham) - Turners Hall Concert, 7pm
  • Chelmsord Silver Band - Royal British Legion Cub, Saxon Way, Broomfield, 8pm
  • Chester-le-Street Riverside Band + Felling Male Voice Choir - Whitley Bay Playhouse
  • City of Chester Brass Band - Christleton Country Club, 8pm
  • City of Wolverhampton Brass Band - Sedgley Community Centre, Ladies Walk, Sedgley, 7pm
  • Crystal Palace Band - Charity Gala Concert, St Bartholomew's Church, Sydenham, 7pm
  • Daventry Brass - Braunston Church
  • Derwent Brass - Landau Forte College, Derby, 7.30pm
  • Dinnington Colliery Band + guest soloist Alan Morrison - Centenary Concert - Dinnington Comprehensive School, 7.30pm
  • Eagley Band - Christmas Concert - St Maxentius
  • East Yorkshire Motor Services Brass Band - North Ferriby Church, 7.30pm
  • Eccles Borough Band - Carols - Costco, Trafford Park, 10am-4pm
  • Elland Silver Band - All Saints Church, Elland, 7.30pm
  • Ellesborough Silver Band - Carols - Wendover Charity Market, 9.45am
  • Egham Band + Special Guest Steve Sykes - Annual Christmas Concert - St John's Church, Egham, 7.45pm. Admission £4.95 - tickets from ticket hotline tickets@eghamband.co.uk
  • Euph4oria Tuba Quartet - Glossop Band Club, The Band Room, Derby Street, Glossop, SK13 9NF, 8pm
  • Fine Arts Brass - Sheffield Cathedral Christmas Concert, 7.30pm
  • Fishburn Band - Carols - Makro, Stockton
  • Flowers Band + Cotswold Male Voice Choir - Cheltenham Town Hall
  • Frome Town Youth Band - Christmas Concert Extravaganza - Frome Memorial Theatre, 7.30pm. Tickets available from the Box Office, 01373 462795. Theatre website http://www.mtc.org.uk
  • Glossop Old Band - Denton West End, 7.30pm
  • Godalming Band - Chiddingfold, 7.30pm
  • Grange Moor Brass Band - St. Mary's Church, Honley
  • Great Horwood Silver Band - Potterspury United Reform Church, 7pm
  • Hall Royd Band - Glusburn Town Hall, 7pm
  • Harrogate Band - Carols - German Market, Market Place, Harrogate, 2pm
  • Harrogate Band - Carols for the Co-op - Hotel Majestic, Harrogate, 6pm
  • Harworth Brass - Harworth/Bircotes village hall, 7pm
  • Hawk Green Band - Winter Wonderland, Marple Bridge
  • Hayle Town Band - Carols - Big W, Pool, 11am-3pm
  • Hayle Town Band - Hayle Carnival, 7pm
  • Haywards Heath Concert Brass - Clair Hall, Haywards Heath
  • Hebden Bridge Brass Band + Halifax Gilbert & Sullivan Society - Mytholmroyd Community Centre, Mytholmroyd, West Yorkshire, 7.30pm. Tickets £5 and £2.50 - including supper - from 07831 833479
  • Helston Town Band - St Michael's Church, Helston, 7.30pm
  • Hepworth Persimmon Homes Band - Countdown to Christmas - Huddersfield Town Hall
  • Holymoorside Band - Carols - Marks and Spencer, Chesterfield, 10am
  • Kent Police Band – Dickens Festival, Rochester, 12 noon
  • Killamarsh Silver Band - Victorian Market, Killamarsh, 11am
  • KM Medway Band - Kent Youth Trust Carol Service, Maidstone, 6pm
  • KM Medway Concert Brass - Dickens Festival - Rochester
  • Lincolnshire Hospitals Band - Lincoln Cathedral, 2pm
  • Liskeard Silver Band - Carols - Liskeard, 11am
  • Mactaggart Scott Loanhead Band - Loanhead Lights - Fountain Green, Loanhead
  • Medway Band - Kent Youth Trust Carol Service, 6pm
  • Newland Concert Brass - Santa Parade - Bathgate
  • Newport (Shropshire) Town Band - High Offley Staffordshire
  • Norfolk Wherry Brass - Family Christmas Concert - Smallburgh Church, Norfolk, 6pm. In aid of the Smallburgh Play Equipment Appeal. Tickets £5 and £3.
  • Oughtibridge Brass Band - Wharncliffe Side School, 5pm
  • Pemberton Old Wigan (JJB) "B" Band - Orrell Methodist Church
  • Pennine Brass + St George Singers - Carols by Candlelight - Manchester Cathedral, Cathedral Yard, Manchester, M3 1SX, 7.30pm. Tickets £10 (£8 concessions, £1 students) from 0161 833 2220
  • Portsmouth City Band - Dockyard Club - Onslow Rd, 8pm
  • Poyntzpass Silver Band - Christmas tree switch on - Scarva, 7pm
  • Red Rose Lancaster Band - Carol playing - Westmorland Centre, Kendal
  • Reeth Brass Band - St Matthews Church, Leyburn, 7.30pm
  • Regimental Band of Her Majesty's Coldstream Guards - Broadway Theatre, Peterborough, 7.30pm
  • Ripon City Band - Wetherby Racecourse, 12pm
  • Rolls-Royce (Derby) Band - St Phillips Church, Chaddesden, Derby, 7.30pm
  • Rugeley Power Station Brass Band - Christmas at Shugborough
  • Rushden Town Band - St Peters Church, Rushden
  • Sandhurst Silver Band - Strictly Christmas - Sandhurst Community Hall, Sandhurst, GU47 9BJ, 7pm. Tickets £6 and £4 from 01276 31076
  • Sellers International Band - Christmas Concert - Lepton Parish Church, 7.30pm
  • St Sebastian (Wokingham) Brass Band - Bourne End, Buckinghamshire, 7.30pm
  • Staffordshire Band - Carols - Bradshaws Christmas Grotto, Codsall, 10am
  • Stannary Brass Band - Carols - Yelverton, 10.30am
  • Stannington Brass Band + Worrall Male Voice Choir - Lomas Hall, Church Street, Stannington, Sheffield, 7.30pm. Tickets £5.50 and £4.50, including refreshments, from 0114 230 1873
  • Taverham Band - Carols - Taverham Nursery, 2pm
  • Towcester Studio Band - Kislingbury Church, 7.30pm
  • Waltham St. Lawrence Silver Band - Binfield School Christmas Bazaar, 2pm
  • Wantage Silver Band - Wantage Civic Hall
  • Waterbeach Brass - Aldreth, 7.30pm
  • Wellington (Telford) Brass Band - Admaston Methodist Church, 7.30pm
  • Weston Brass - St Albans Church, Bristol, 7.30pm
  • Weymouth Concert Brass - Easton Methodist Church, Portland, 1pm
  • Wire Brass - ASDA, Westbrook, Warrington
  • Woburn Sands Band - Bramingham, Luton, 7.30pm
  • Worcester Concert Brass - Warndon Tesco
  • Worksop Miners Welfare Band - Coach House Courtyard - Rufford Country Park, 1.45pm
  • Yorkshire Building Society Concert Brass Band - St Ives Golf Club, Bingley
  • Ystradgynlais Public Band - Co-op, Ystradgynlais, 9.45am
    5 December
  • Bandstand - [Listen Live!] - Radio Teesdale, 107.2 FM, 9pm - repeated Mondays 2pm. (On air 8 November to 5 December). For future plans or suggestions for programme items email michael_fryer@hotmail.com
  • GMR Brass - [Listen Live!] - GMR Radio, 95.1 FM and 104.5 FM, 6am-7am and 6pm-7pm.
  • Sounds of Brass - [Listen Live!] - BBC Radio Devon, Cornwall and Jersey, 7pm-8pm.
  • NCBBA Solo & Quartet Contest
  • Abingdon Band - Carol Service - Drayton Village Hall, 7pm
  • Aldbourne Band - Christmas Cracker - Wyvern Theatre, Swindon, 2pm
  • Ashton-under-Lyne Band - Tameside Council Christmas Charity Concert - Ashton Town Hall, 2pm.
  • Audley Brass - Halmerend Club
  • Barnsley Building Society Band - Academy Theatre Birdwell, 7.30pm
  • Barrow Steelworks Band - RNLI Fayre -˙St.˙James˙Church
  • Bearpark & Esh Colliery Band - Carols - Esh Winning Streets, 10.30am
  • Bendix Kingswood Band - Horse World, Whitchurch
  • Breckland Brass Band - Thetford Methodist Church, 4pm
  • Brisbane Symphonic Band - Under Our Southern Skies, a celebration of Australian music - Brisbane School of Arts, 166 Ann St, Brisbane CBD, Australia, 4pm. Tickets $10, Bookings Essential - call 3395 7798
  • Buckhaven & Methil Miners' Brass Band - Mercat, Kirckcaldy
  • Camborne Town Band - Camborne Salvation Army, 7.45pm
  • Carlton Brass (Nottingham) - Lakeside, Nottingham
  • Carlton Main Frickley Band - Dobcross Band Club, Platt Lane, Dobcross, 8pm
  • Chester-le-Street Riverside Band + AGAPE - Riverside, Chester-le-Street
  • City of Chester Brass Band - Hospice Tree of Lights - Hospice of the Good Shepherd, Backford Hospice, 3pm
  • Cosham Concert Brass - Carolling - Whiteley Village
  • Downshire Brass  - Carol Service - Belvoir Methodist Church, Knockbreda, Belfast, 10am
  • Eccles Borough Band - Trafford Centre, Manchester, 12pm-6pm
  • Elland Silver Band - Piece Hall, Halifax, 12.30pm
  • Epping Forest Brass Band - Carols - Abridge Village
  • Epsom and Ewell Silver Band + Coombe Girls' School Chamber Choir - Christmas Concert - Coombe Girls' School, Clarence Avenue, New Malden, Surrey, KT3 3TU, 6pm. Tickets costing £6/£5 will be available on the door, or can be bought in advance from 020 8330 9251.
  • Great Yarmouth Brass - Christchurch, King Street, Great Yarmouth, 3pm
  • Grimethorpe Colliery UK Coal Band + Amanda Roocroft (soprano) - Buxton Opera House, 7.30pm
  • Hall Royd Band - Cottingley Town Hall, 6.30pm
  • Hathern Band - Melton Church, 5.30pm
  • Haworth Brass Band - Salvation Army, Keighley
  • Ifton Band - Carolling - Moreton Garden Centre
  • Killamarsh Silver Band - Christmas at Clumber Park - Clumber Park, Worksop, 12.30 to 3.30pm
  • KM Medway Band - Dickens Festival - Rochester
  • Langley Band - Sheldon Royal British Legion, 8pm
  • Lincoln Beevor Band - Hackthorn Village Hall, 7.30pm
  • Liskeard Silver Band - Trago Mills, 6pm
  • Llanrug Silver Band - Pant Asaph Church
  • Marlow Town Band - Festival of Carols - Swan Theatre, High Wycombe, 3pm-10pm
  • Muker Silver Band - Richmond Church, 6.30pm
  • Pemberton Old Wigan (JJB) Band - Longton Bowling club
  • Pennine Brass - Sinai Synagogue, Leeds, 7.30pm
  • Phoenix Brass + Swindon Male Voice Choir - Bouverie Hall, Pewsey, 7.30pm. Tickets £5 available from Head & Robins, System Smart, at Bouverie Hall Door, or phoenix@phoenixbrass.com
  • Poyntzpass Silver Band - Ballymore Parish Church, Tandragee, 7pm
  • Red Rose, Lancaster Band - Dickensian Fair - Grassington
  • Ripon City Band - Light up a Life - Ripon Cathedral, 3pm
  • Roberts Bakery Band - Northwich Memorial Hall . Details from Nigel Birch 07734 263194
  • Rugeley Power Station Brass Band - 'Light up a Life', Cannock
  • Scissett Youth Band - Holmfirth Civic Hall
  • Slaidburn Silver Band - West Bradford village hall, 6.30pm
  • St Dennis Band - Asda, St Austell, 11am-4pm
  • Staffordshire Band - Ford Hall, Lillishall Sports Centre, 7.30pm
  • Stannington Brass Band + Sheffield Philamonic Chorus - St Lukes Hospice Carol Service - Sheffield Cathedral, 2.30pm
  • Stantonbury Brass - A Dickens of a Christmas - Olney Market Square, 2pm
  • Stowmarket Concert Band - Stowmarket Spectacular - Town Centre, 1pm
  • Swindon Pegasus Brass - Bedworth Civic Hall
  • Taverham Band - Hingham Church, 6.30pm
  • Tayport Instrumental Band - Balmerino Church
  • Thurrock Spectrum Brass - Thurrock Hospital Carol Service, 3pm
  • United Co-op Band (Crewe) - Oakley Centre, Crewe
  • United Co-op Milnrow Band - Accrington Town Hall
  • VBS Poynton Brass Band - Heald Green Village Hall, 7.30pm
  • Verwood Concert Brass - Carol Concert - Verwood Memorial Hall
  • Wem Jubilee Band - Carol Service - Oxon Business Park, Bicton Heath 4.45pm
  • West Wycombe Brass Band - Carol Concert - Piddington, 7pm
  • Whitwell Brass Band - Bassetlaw Leisure Centre, Worksop, 7.30pm
  • Wire Brass - Sacred Heart Church, Warrington
  • Woburn Sands Band - Frosts Garden Centre, Woburn Sands, 2pm
  • Woodbridge Excelsior Band - Community Hall, Station Rd, Woodbridge, 7pm. Admission free, raffle and refreshments available
  • Worksop Miners Welfare Band - Portland College, Mansfield
  • Wotton & District Silver Band - Kingswood Village Hall, 7.30pm
  • Youth Brass 2000 - ASDA, Corby, 2 - 4 pm
    6 December
  • Time for Brass - [Listen Live!] - Manx Radio, Mondays: 9pm-10pm. Also available via the Audio Vault for the following week
  • Bedale Brass Band - carol playing around the streets in Bedale and Aiskew
  • Bradwell Silver Band - Women's Institute, New Bradwell, 7.30pm
  • Cadishead Public Band - Irlam Catholic Club, 7.30pm
  • City of Birmingham Brass Band - St. Peter's Church, Hall Green
  • Gresley Old Hall Brass Band - Rotary Concert, Gresley Old Hall
  • Langley Band - Brandhall Labour Club, 8pm
  • Long Eaton Silver Prize Band - Friesland School, Sandiacre
  • Mole Valley Silver Band - British Legion Effingham
  • Okehampton Excelsior Silver Band - Christmas Concert - Charter Hall, Okehampton
  • Pemberton Old Wigan (JJB) "B" Band - Jag Club, Preston
  • Taverham Band - Carols - ASDA Norwich, 7pm
  • Woburn Sands Band - The Pitchings, Woburn Sands, 6.30pm
    7 December
  • Alcester Victoria Silver Band - Bidford-on-Avon Church, 7.45pm
  • Besses Boys Band - Prestwich Conservative Club, Church Lane, Prestwich, Manchester, 7.30pm. Details: 01706 218782
  • Bestwood Black Diamonds Band - Belvoir Castle, 7.30pm
  • Bristol East Band - St Aidans Church, St George, Bristol, 7.30pm
  • Cadishead Public Band - Irlam Catholic Club, 7.30pm
  • Driffield Silver Band + Southwold Singers - Parish Church, Driffield, 7pm
  • Grimethorpe Colliery (UK Coal) Band - Selby Abbey - Details: 01757 703123
  • Launceston Town Band - Carols at Christmas - Coads Green Community Centre, 7.30 pm
  • Mardi Brass Quintet + Reigate & Redhill Choral Society - Festival of Carols - Reigate Park Church, Park Lane East, Reigate, Surrey, RH2 8BD, 7pm. Tickets £5 from 01342 842718 or on the door
  • Newbridge Band - Carols - IKEA, Cardiff
  • Portsmouth City Band - Lake Rd Masonic Lodge, Portsmouth, 7.30pm
  • Puget Brass - E. B. Foote Winery, Seattle, WA, USA, 7.30pm
  • Radyr and Morganstown (Melingriffith) Band - Rhiwbina Victorian Evening
  • Swindon Pegasus Brass - Bedworth Civic Hall
  • Thomas Coaches Mid Rhondda Band - Parc & Dare Hall, Treorchy
  • VBS Poynton Brass Band - Wilmslow Green Room, 8pm
  • Whitwebbs Museum Brass Band - Christmas Concert - Tottenham Baptist Church, Tottehnam High Road, London N17 (opposite Tottenham Hotspur FC), 8-10pm. For more information, contact Richard McGowan, 020 8444 2336
  • Wingates Band - Carnegie Hall, Westhoughton
  • Woodbridge Excelsior Band - Sainsbury Superstore, Warren Heath, 7pm
  • Worksop Miners Welfare Band - Tree Lighting Ceremony - Retford
    8 December
  • Brass Encounters - Brassroots Brass Ensemble from Ontario, Canada - [Listen Live! + for the following week] - 2NUR fm, 103.7, Newcastle, Australia. Wednesdays, 5.30pm local time
  • Bearpark & Esh Colliery Band - Willington Masonics, 9.30pm
  • Brass Ho! Brass Quintet - Brunswick Methodist Church, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1.10pm. Tickets £6 (Concessions £4) from 0191 268 1309
  • Brass Ho! Brass Quintet - Christmas Concert - St George's Church, Cullercoats, Beverley Gardens, Cullercoats, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE30 4NS, 7.30pm. Tickets £8 from 0191 268 1309
  • Breckland Brass Band - Weeting Village Hall, 7pm
  • Cadishead Public Band - Irlam Catholic Club, 7.30pm
  • Cawthorne Brass Band - Carol Service - Wakefield Cathedral
  • Cawthorne Brass Band - Wakefield Cathedral
  • City of Lincoln Band - The Lawn, Lincoln, 7pm
  • Durnovaria Silver Band - United Church, Dorchester
  • Eccles Borough Band - St Paul's Peel, Little Hulton, 7.30pm
  • Gloucester Brass - Quedgely W.I. - Quedgely Village hall, 8pm
  • Great Horwood Silver Band - Tesco, Buckingham,6pm
  • Great Yarmouth Brass - E.D.P Festival of Carols - St. Andrews Hall Norwich, 7pm
  • Harrogate Band + Tewit Youth Band - St John's Church, Bilton, Harrogate, 7.30pm. (map)
  • Haydock Band - Citadel, St Helens
  • Liss Band - Royal British Legion, Liss, 8pm
  • Newbridge Band - Carols - Morrisons, Risca
  • Okehampton Excelsior Silver Band - Victory Hall, South Zeal
  • Oxted Band - Titsey Rotary Club Dinner, The Grasshopper, Westerham, 9.15pm
  • Pilling Band - Cockerham
  • Poole Borough Band - Branksome Masonic Lodge, Ashley Rd, Poole, 8pm
  • Portsmouth City Band - URC, Rowlands Castle, 7.30pm
  • Radyr and Morganstown (Melingriffith) Band - Christmas Tree Festival - Welsh Folk Museum, St Fagans, Cardiff
  • Rushen Silver Band - Ballafesson Chapel, 7.30pm
  • St Joseph's Brass Band + Lifford Players - Brassed Off - St. Patrick's Parish Centre, Strabane, Northern Ireland
  • Salford University Brass Band - Voice of the Vikings - Peel Hall, Salford University, 1pm. Tickets £3.50/£2 concessions
  • Swindon Pegasus Brass - Zurich Cares - St Augustine's Church
  • Taverham Band - Carols - Taverham Nursery, 7pm
  • Tewkesbury Town Band - Pied Piper Charity Concert - Tewkesbury Abbey, 7.30pm
  • Towcester Studio Band - St Lawrence's Church, Towcester, Northants, 7.30pm
  • Wotton & District Silver Band - Chipping Sodbury Town Hall, 7.30pm
  • Yorkshire Imperial Urquhart Travel Band - Choral Foundation Appeal - Leeds Parish Church, Leeds
    9 December
  • Bradwell Silver Band - Stantonbury Theatre, 7.30pm
  • Bristol East Band - Carols - Tesco, Brislington, 10am-3pm
  • City of Wolverhampton Brass Band - Penn Hall School, 7pm
  • Denton Brass - Egerton Court Sheltered Housing, Chorlton
  • Hade Edge Brass Band - Kirkburton Church, 7.30pm
  • Haydock Band - Broadgreen School, St Helens
  • Intrada Brass + Thornton Cleveleys Operatic Society - The Marine Hall, The Esplanade, Fleetwood, Lancashire, FY7 6HF
  • Killamarsh Silver Band - Killamarsh Leisure Centre, 7.45pm
  • KM Medway Concert Brass - St George Hotel, Chatham, 8pm
  • Newport (Shropshire) Town Band - St Nicholas's Church, Newport, Shropshire
  • Okehampton Excelsior Silver Band - Carols at 7 - Red Lion Yard, Okehampton
  • Phoenix Brass - Spirit of Christmas Festival - Marlborough High Street
  • Portsmouth City Band - Charles Dickens Lodge, Lake Road Masonic Hall, 7.30pm
  • Poyntzpass Silver Band - High Street Shopping Mall, Portadown, 7.30pm
  • Riddings Band - Watchorn Church, 7.30pm
  • Rushen Silver Band - Ballabeg WI Carols, Arbory Church Hall
  • Sellers International Band + Huddersfield Choral Society - Huddersfield Town Hall, Ramsden Street, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD1 2TA, 7.30pm. Tickets: 07792 591 119
  • Stannary Brass Band - Thursday Club, Alexander Centre, Tavistock, 7.30pm
  • Swindon Pegasus Brass - Zurich Cares - St Augustine's Church
  • Wadhurst Brass Band - Hospice in the Weald, 6.30pm
    10-11 December
  • Netherlands Brass Band Championships
    10 December
  • Listen To The Band - BBC Radio 2, 9.30-10pm.
  • Aldbourne Band - Christmas Concert - Chiseldon, 7.45pm
  • Alder Valley Brass + Vivace Cantamus - Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice Concert - United Reform Church, South Street, Farnham, Surrey, 8pm. Tickets on the door or from 01252 729400
  • Almac Bisley Brass Band - Christmas Concert - Bisley Village Hall, 7.30pm
  • Bedford Concert Brass - Clophill Methodist Church
  • Bendix Kingswood Band - Carolling, Cribbs Causeway, 6pm
  • Bestwood Black Diamonds Band - Belvoir Castle, 7.30pm
  • Breckland Brass Band - Methwold Church, 7.30pm
  • Camborne Town Band - Camborne Conservative Club, 7.30pm
  • Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Band - The Grove, South Kirkby
  • Cawston Brass Band - St. Edmunds Church, Costessy, 8pm
  • Cholsey Silver Band - Carols - Tesco, Didcot, 7pm
  • Cirencester Band - Christmas Cracker - Parish Church, Cirencester, 7.30pm
  • Corus Brass Ensemble + St Ann's Hospice Festival Choir + Stockport Youth Choir - Bridgewater Hall, Lower Mosley Street, Manchester, M2 3WS, 1.30pm. Tickets from 0161 907 9000
  • Dinnington Colliery Band - Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Hackenthorpe, Sheffield
  • Durnovaria Silver Band - St. George's carols on the green, Dorchester, 6pm
  • Elland Silver Band - Elland Ladies Circle, Elland Cricket Club, 7.30pm
  • Epping Forest Brass Band - Carols - Sheering Villiage hall, 8pm
  • Ercol Band - Prices Risborough Christmas Festival - High Street, Princes Risborough, Bucks, Starts 6pm, Ercol Band playing from 7.30pm
  • Fairey FP (Music) Band - Stockport Town Hall, 7.45pm. Tickets: 0161-474-3256
  • Farndon & District Brass Band - St. Chads Church, Farndon
  • Felling Band - St Helens Church, Lowfell,7pm
  • Fine Arts Brass - Carlisle Cathedral, 7.30pm
  • Great Horwood Silver Band - Tesco, Buckingham,6pm
  • Greenalls Brass Band + Cowley Language College - 40th Anniversary Celebration - St Helen's Parish Church, 7.30pm. Tickets £4 and £3
  • Hade Edge Brass Band - Fixby Golf Club, 7.30pm
  • Hathern Band - Loughborough Market Place
  • Hawk Green Band - St. Thomas', High Lane
  • Intrada Brass + Thornton Cleveleys Operatic Society - The Marine Hall, The Esplanade, Fleetwood, Lancashire, FY7 6HF
  • Killamarsh Silver Band - Wales Church, 7.45pm
  • Maltby Miners Welfare Band - North Wheatley, 7.30pm
  • Muker Silver Band - Carlton-in-Coverdale, 7.30pm
  • Oughtibridge Brass Band - Wharncliffe Arms Pub, 8pm
  • Pemberton Old Wigan (JJB) Band - Hill Top Social Club, Blackrod
  • Pennine Brass - Huddersfield Methodist Mission, 7.30pm
  • Ripon City Band - Carols by Candlelight - Lister House, 7.30pm
  • Rivington & Adlington Brass Band - St Catherines Church, Horwich, 6.45pm
  • Rothwell Temperance Band - Blackburn Hall, 7.30pm
  • Royal Buckley Town Band + Pen-y-fford Girls Choir - Buckley Cross Methodist Church
  • St Joseph's Brass Band + Lifford Players - Brassed Off - St. Patrick's Parish Centre, Strabane, Northern Ireland
  • St Sebastian (Wokingham) Brass Band - Tesco Superstore, Wokingham, 6.30pm
  • Sellers International Band + Huddersfield Choral Society - Huddersfield Town Hall, Ramsden Street, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD1 2TA, 7.30pm. Tickets: 07792 591 119
  • South Notts Hussars Band - Christmas concert - Drill Hall, Hucknall Lane, Bulwell, Nottingham, 7.30pm. Tickets £3.50 (Includes Tea/Mince pie during interval). Contact David Drewitt on 01159179203
  • Staffordshire Band - Stourbridge Town Hall, 7.30pm
  • Thurlstone Brass Band - Pie Hall, Denby Dale, 7pm
  • Thurrock Spectrum Brass - Carols - Tesco's, Lakeside, 6.30pm
  • Towcester Studio Band - Carols - Weston Favell Shopping Centre, Northampton, evening
  • Upper Rhondda Brass Band - Annual Christmas Concert - St. Peter's Church, Pentre, Rhondda, 7pm. All welcome, tickets £2 incl. christmas refreshments.
  • Watford Band - Cocktails & Carols, Town Hall, Watford
  • Welwyn Garden City Band - Tesco, Hatfield, 6-8pm
  • Winchcombe Concert Brass - Church Fellowship - Downend, Bristol
  • Woodbridge Excelsior Band - Carolling - Tesco Superstore, Copdock, 7pm
  • Yorkshire Building Society Concert Brass Band - Methodist Church, Southowram
  • Ystradgynlais Public Band - Carolling - Cwmtwrch, 7.30pm
    11 December
  • Abingdon Band - St Helens Church, Abingdon, 7.30pm
  • Aldbourne Band - Haydon Bowls Club, 7.30pm
  • Almac Bisley Brass Band - Children's Christmas Concert - Bisley Village Hall, 2pm
  • Almac Bisley Brass Band - Christmas Concert - Bisley Village Hall, 7.30pm
  • Amersham Band - Christmas Concert - Amersham Free Church, 7.30pm
  • Astley Youth Band - St Mary's Church, Ellenbrook, 7.30pm
  • Audley Brass - Endon Village Hall, 7.30pm
  • Barnsley Building Society Brass Band - Gatty Hall, Ecclesfield, 7pm
  • Basingstoke Silver Band - Hedge End Retail Park, 2pm
  • Becontree Brass Band + New Essex Choral Society - Trinity Church, Hermon Hill, South Woodford, 7pm. Tickets £6 (Concessions £4) from 01375 892844 (from September 2004)
  • Bedford Town Band - Victorian Fayre, Bedford, 2pm and 5pm
  • Bedworth Brass - St Pauls Church, Stockingford, Nuneaton
  • Besses Boys Band - New Jerusalem Church, Kearsley, Bolton, 7.30pm. Details: 01706 218782
  • Besses o' th' Barn Band - Stand Golf Club, Whitefield
  • Bestwood Black Diamonds Band - Rufford Country Park, 2pm till 3.45pm
  • Black Dyke Band - St Patrick's Parish Centre, Strabane, Northern Ireland. Details: 028-71883381
  • Bostock Band - St Mary's Church, Weaverham, 3.30pm
  • Bournemouth Concert Brass + South Wessex Opera - St Nicholas Church, Corfe Mullen, 7.30pm
  • Bradwell Silver Band - James Church, New Bradwell, 7.30pm
  • Brass Band Concert - Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre, Huntingdon, 7.30pm. Details:01480 375678
  • Bratton Silver Band - Coopers Supermarket, Westbury
  • Bratton Silver Band - High Street, Westbury
  • Brighouse & Rastrick Brass Band + Harrogate Gilbert & Sullivan Society - Harrogate International Centre, Harrogate, 2.30 & 7.30pm. Tickets £9 to £13 from 01423 537230 - from 1st November
  • Brindle Brass Band - All Saint's Church, Higher Walton
  • Bristol East Band - Carols - Kingswood Shopping Centre, 10am
  • Brixham Town Band - Caroling - Sainsbury's, Paignton, 10.30am & 12pm
  • Bude Metric Brass - Carols - Pentyre Court, Bude, 11am
  • Burbage Band (Buxton) - Abbots Bromley, 7pm
  • Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Band + Sheffield Cathedral Choir - Sheffield Cathedral, 7pm
  • Cawthorne Brass Band + Cawthorne Choral Society - A Cawthorne Christmas Cracker - Emmanuel Methodist Church, Huddersfield Road, Barnsley, 7:30pm. Tickets £5 (£4 concessions) from 01226 245458
  • Central Band of the Royal British Legion - Strode Theatre, Church Road, Street, Somerset, BA16 0AB, 7.30pm. Details: 01458 442846
  • Charley Brighton, Euphonium - Euphonium Recital no.16 - St. Mary's Parish Church, Church Street, Slough, Berks, 12 noon. With guest Louise Wright (Euphonium) from Portsmouth and with Malcolm Stowell, piano & organ. Admission free.
  • Chichester City Band + Selsey Operatic - Bunn Leisure Center, Selsey, 7.30pm
  • Cholsey Silver Band - Carols - Tesco, Didcot, 11am
  • Cirencester Band - Hunters Care Centre, Cirencester, 3pm
  • City of Bristol Brass Band - Dyrham Park, just of junction 18 on the M4, 11.30am. Come and enjoy mulled wine and mince pies. Normal National Trust entry prices apply
  • Coleshill Town Band - Coleshill Parish Church, Coleshill, 7.30pm
  • Croft Silver Band - Croft Community Centre, Brookes Ave, Croft, 7.30pm
  • Crystal Palace Band - Carol Concert - Sydenmham Methodists, 7pm
  • Crystal Palace Band - Carols - Penge High Street, morning
  • Darley Dale Brass Band - Matlock Golf Club
  • Dereham Band - Christmas Concert - Memorial Hall, Norwich Street, Dereham, 7.30pm. Tickets £4.40 -£5.50 from 01362 698461
  • Dinnington Colliery Band - South Anston Church, 7.30pm
  • Dunchurch Band - Christmas Extravaganza - St Andrews Church, Church Street, Rugby, CV21 3PT, 7.30pm. Tickets £5 from 01327 879886
  • Durnovaria Silver Band - United Church, Dorchester
  • East Yorkshire Motor Services Brass Band - Christmas Fair - All Saints Church Hall, Hessle, 1.30pm
  • Eccles Borough Band - Carol Concert, Dunham Road Unitarian Church, Altrincham, 7.30pm
  • Eccles Borough Band - Civic Carol Service - Eccles Cross, Eccles, 11am
  • Emley Brass Band - Flockton Church, 7.30pm
  • Epping Forest Brass Band - Epping Hall, 7.30pm. Tickets £5 Adults, £4 Concessions from 0208 281 1599
  • Fakenham Town Band - The Quayside, Wells-Next-The-Sea, Norfolk, 6pm
  • Farndon & District Brass Band - Forum, Chester
  • Fine Arts Brass - Carlisle Cathedral, 7.30pm
  • Fishburn Band - Carols - Tesco, Durham
  • Five Rivers Brass - Christmas Market - North Shields, 2.30pm
  • Flowers Band + Circuit 16 Choir - A Christmas Celebration - St Georges, Great George Street, off Park Street, Bristol, BS1 5RR, 7.30pm. Tickets £10(£9); £8(£7); £6(£5); £4(£3) from 0117 923 0359
  • Foden's Richardson Band + Honley Male Voice Choir - Huddersfield Town Hall, Ramsden St., Huddersfield, 7.15pm. Tickets/Enquiries: (01484) 326352.
  • Gloucester Brass - Eastgate shopping centre, Gloucester, 11am
  • Gloucester Brass - Down Hatherly Cricket Club
  • Grimethorpe Colliery (UK Coal) Band - Market Deeping
  • Hade Edge Brass Band - Asda, Huddersfield, 9am-5pm
  • Hall Royd Band - Wellington Nursing Home, 2pm
  • Hangleton Band - Hove Park Upper School, Nevill Road, Hove, 7.30pm
  • Harborough Band - St Dionysius Church, Market Harborough
  • Harlequin Brass + Guildford Cathedral Choir + Guildford Chamber Choir - A Christmas Fantasia - Guildford Cathedral, Stag Hill, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7UP, 7.30pm. Tickets £13 (£5 children, students & ES40s) from 01483 547870
  • Harrogate Band - Victoria Shopping Centre, Harrogate, 10am-2pm
  • Hatfields of Colchester Band - MICA Centre, West Mersea
  • Hayle Town Band - Carols - Asda, Falmouth, 11am-3pm
  • Hayle Town Band - Switching on of The Angarrack Lights - Angarrack, 7.30pm
  • Helston Town Band - Christmas Carols - Big W, Pool, Redruth
  • Hepworth Band - Subscription Rooms, Stroud, 7.30pm. Details: 01453 765753
  • Hesketh Bank Silver Band - Hesketh Golf Club, 8pm
  • Hitchin Band + Stevenage Male Voice Choir - Hitchin Town Hall, 7.30pm
  • Innovate Skelmanthorpe Band - Rotary Christmas Concert - Penistone Paramount
  • Intrada Brass + Thornton Cleveleys Operatic Society - The Marine Hall, The Esplanade, Fleetwood, Lancashire, FY7 6HF
  • Ireland Colliery Chesterfield - Inkersall Parade
  • Kent Police Band - SAGA building, Folkestone 7.30pm. Christmas Concert in aid of Victim Support
  • Kippax Band - Goole Church, 7.30pm
  • KM Medway Concert Brass - Carols - White Ensign Lodge, Gillingham, 8pm
  • Knighton Town Silver Band - Bucknell Christmas Concert, 7.30pm
  • Lancashire Life and Lake District Life Morecambe Brass Band + Lancaster Choral Society - Ashton Hall, Lancaster
  • Langley Band - Carol Concert - West Bromwich Town Hall, 7.30pm
  • Leyburn Brass Band - St Matthew's Church, Leyburn
  • Liskeard Silver Band - Carols - Liskeard, 10.30am
  • Market Rasen (RPC) Band - Festival Hall, Market Rasen, 7.30pm
  • Markham Main Colliery Band - Kirk Sandall Church Hall, 7.30pm
  • Marple Band + Hawk Green Band - Festival of Christmas – Market Street, Marple, 12 noon
  • Morecambe Brass Band + Lancaster Choral Society - Ashton Hall, Lancaster Town Hall, Dalton Square, Lancaster, 7.30pm. Tickets £7 and £8, Children £1.50, from 01524, 410389 or on the door.
  • Newbridge Band - Carols - Asda, Cardiff
  • Newstead Welfare Band + Newstead Youth Band - Nuthall Methodist Church, 7.30pm. Tickets £3.50 from 07801 609999
  • Otterbourne Brass - Otterbourne Village Hall
  • Ottery St Mary Silver Band - The Institute, Yonder Street, Ottery St Mary, 7.45pm
  • Oughtibridge Brass Band - Robin Hood Pub, Little Matlock, Stannington, 8pm
  • Oxted Band - Christmas Concert - St. John's, Hurst Green, Oxted, 7.30pm. Tickets £3 from 01883 723439
  • Parc & Dare Band + Richard Williams Singers - Parc + Dare Theatre, Treorchy
  • Pemberton Old Wigan (JJB) "B" Band - St James Church, Wrightington
  • Pennine Brass - Meanwood Methodist Church, Leeds, 7.30pm
  • Portsmouth City Band - Hayling Island Community Centre, 7.30pm
  • Poynton Youth Brass Band + Poynton Junior Brass Band - Poynton Methodist Church, Park Lane Poynton, Cheshire, SK12 1RB, 7.30pm. Admission £4 on the door, concessions £2.50
  • Radyr and Morganstown (Melingriffith) Band - Coed Pen Maen Carol Concert - Pontypridd
  • Red Rose Lancaster Band - Carol playing - Marketgate, Lancaster
  • Ripon City Band - Morrisons, Boroughbridge, 10am-4pm
  • Roberts Bakery Band - ASDA, Winsford
  • Rothwell Temperance Band - Blackburn Hall, 7.30pm
  • Rugeley Power Station Brass Band - Penkridge
  • St Breward Silver Band - Camelford St Johns
  • St Dennis Band - Asda, St Austell, 10am-3pm
  • St Ronan's Silver Band - Eastgate Theatre & Arts Centre, Peebles, EH45 8AD, 7.30pm. Tickets: 01721 725777
  • St Sebastian (Wokingham) Brass Band - St Sebastain Church (9 Mile Ride), Wokingham, 7.30pm
  • Sandhurst Silver Band - Christmas Carols - Princess Square, Bracknell, 11am
  • Sellers International Band - Morley Town Hall, 7.30pm. Tickets £8 (£6) from 0113 224 3801
  • Shirley Band - Christmas Carolling - Mell Square, Solihull, 9.30am-4pm
  • Shrewton Silver Band - St Mary's Church, Shrewton, 7pm
  • Slaidburn Silver Band - Booths Supermarket, Clitheroe, 9.30am
  • Staffordshire Band - Carols - Bradshaws Christmas Grotto, Codsall, 10am
  • Stannary Brass Band - Christmas Charity concert - Tavistock Parish Church, 7.30pm
  • Stoke-sub-Hamdon Band - Memorial Hall, Stoke-sub-Hamdon, 7pm
  • Stourport-on-Severn Brass Band - Tettenhall Wood Church, Wolverhampton
  • Stowmarket Concert Band - Regal Theatre, Stowmarket, 7.30pm
  • Sussex Brass (Hastings) - Charity Concert - Polegate, 7.30pm
  • Taverham Band - Carols - Taverham Nursery, 2pm
  • Tewkesbury Town Band - Roses Theatre, Tewkesbury, 7.30pm. Tickets £8 and £5 from 01684 295074.
  • Thurlstone Brass Band - Wordsworth Court, Penistone, 8pm
  • Tintwistle Band + Glossop Choral Society - St Marys Church, Glossop, 7.30pm. Family tickets £6
  • Towcester Studio Band - Yardley Gobion Parish Church, 7.30pm
  • Tyldesley Band - Atherton Market, 1pm
  • United Co-op Milnrow Band - Carol Concert - St Andrews Eccles, 7.30pm
  • Verwood Concert Brass - Verwood Memorial Hall
  • Watford Band - Ladies Circle Carols, Charter Place, Watford, 11am
  • Welwyn Garden City Band - Campus West Theatre, Welwyn Garden City
  • Whitburn Band - Asda, Livingston
  • Wingates Band + Houghton Weavers - Victoria Hall, Bolton
  • Woburn Sands Band - Frosts Garden Centre, Woburn Sands, 2pm
  • Worcester Concert Brass - Mayors Concert - Guild Hall, Worcester
  • Yarnton Band - Long Hanborough Methodist Church
    12 December
  • GMR Brass - [Listen Live!] - GMR Radio, 95.1 FM and 104.5 FM, 6am-7am and 6pm-7pm.
  • Sounds of Brass - [Listen Live!] - BBC Radio Devon, Cornwall and Jersey, 7pm-8pm.
  • Abergavenny Borough Band - Welcome to Christmas Concert - Borough Theatre, Abergavenny
  • Aldbourne Band - St Michaels Christmas Concert - Aldbourne, 7pm
  • Amington Band - Newton Regis Garden Centre, Newton Regis, Warwickshire, 2pm - 4pm
  • Arbroath Instrumental Band + Male Voice Choir - Knox's Church, 7.30pm
  • Arnfield Brass - Stamford Golf Club
  • Arrow Valley Brass - Carol Playing - Tesco's Redditch
  • Ashbourne Town Band - Christmas Concert - Empire Ballroom, Ashbourne, 3pm
  • Barrow Shipyard Band - The Forum, Barrow-in-Furness
  • Basingstoke Silver Band - Hill Rise Community Hall, 2.30pm
  • Bearpark & Esh Colliery Band - Carols - Esh Winning Streets, 10.30am
  • Bedford Town Band - Victorian Fayre, Bedford, 3pm
  • Besses o' the' Barn Band + Kings Normandy Band - Guild Hall, Preston
  • Bestwood Black Diamonds Band - St Marks Church, Bestwood Village, 10.30am
  • Bestwood Black Diamonds Band - Clumber Park, 2pm till 4pm
  • Betteshanger Brass Band - Dover Town Hall, 7.30pm
  • Bratton Silver Band - Hedge End Shopping Center, Southampton
  • Breckland Brass Band - Brandon Christmas Concert - Brandon Community Centre, 3pm
  • Burbage Band (Buxton) - Peak Cavern, 6pm
  • Capital Concert Brass Band - Charity Concert - Holy Cross Church, Ferrymead Gardens, Greenford, London, 8pm. Tickets £4 on the door. Mince pies & refreshments available
  • Carlton Brass (Nottingham) - Lakeside, Nottingham
  • Cawston Brass Band - Christmas Church Service - Colton Church, 11am
  • Chester-le-Street Riverside Band - The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick
  • Chichester City Band + Selsey Operatic - Bunn Leisure Center, Selsey, 7.30pm
  • Cholsey Silver Band - Carols - Tesco, Didcot, 11am-3pm
  • City of Bristol Brass Band - Dyrham Park, just of junction 18 on the M4, 11.30am. Come and enjoy mulled wine and mince pies. Normal National Trust entry prices apply
  • City of Cambridge Brass Band - Carols - Scotsdale Garden Centre, 11am-3.30pm
  • Clackmannan District Brass Band - Albert Halls, Stirling, 7.30pm
  • Clacton-on-Sea Co-Operative Band - Civic Carol Concert - Clacton Town Hall, 8pm
  • Cosham Concert Brass - Carolling - Whiteley Village
  • Crystal Palace Band - Horniman Gardens, Forest Hill, 4.30pm
  • Daventry Brass - United Reform Church, Long Buckby
  • East Yorkshire Motor Services Brass Band + Grimsby Philharmonic Society - Central Hall, Grimsby
  • Eccles Borough Band - Carol Concert - St Ann's Church, Clifton, 6.30pm
  • Ellesborough Silver Band - Carol Service - Kimble Free Church, 5.30pm
  • Ellesborough Silver Band - Ellesborough Village Hall, 8pm
  • Fairey FP (Music) Band - Queen's Theatre, Billet Road, Hornchurch, RM11 1QT. Tickets: 01708 443333
  • Fakenham Town Band - Fakenham High School, Field Lane, Fakenham, NR21 9QT, 7.30pm. Admission £4.50 adults, £3.50 concessions
  • Greenfield Band (Saddleworth) - Greenfield Conservative Club, Chew Valley Road, Greenfield, OL3 7DB, 7pm. Admission Free
  • Gresley Old Hall Brass Band - Blackfordby Village Hall
  • Grimethorpe Colliery (UK Coal) Band + Colne Male Voice Choir - Huddersfield Town Hall
  • Grimsdyke Brass - Christmas Concert - Elliott Hall, Harrow, 7.30pm
  • Hade Edge Brass Band - Light up a life - Kirkwood Hospice, 4pm
  • Hall Royd Band - Bolton Villas, 3pm
  • Hangleton Band - Carols - Sainsburys, West Hove, 10am-3pm
  • Harrogate Band - Light up a Life Service - St Michael's Hospice, Harrogate, 3.30pm
  • Harworth Brass - Harworth Church, 7pm
  • Hayle Town Band - Carols - Big W, Pool, 11am-3pm
  • Haywards Heath Concert Brass - St Marys and The Rosary, Haywards Heath
  • Hazel Grove Band - Glossop Band Club, The Band Room, Derby Street, Glossop, SK13 9NF, 8pm
  • Helston Town Band - Christmas Carols - Asda, Penryn
  • Hitchin Band - Hitchin Winter Gala - Market Square, Hitchin, 2pm and 4pm
  • Holme Silver Band - Dobcross Band Club, Platt Lane, Dobcross, 8pm
  • Holsworthy Town Band - Holsworthy Church Carol Service
  • Holymoorside Band - Stable Courtyard. Chatsworth, 12.30pm
  • Holymoorside Band - St Luke's Hospice, Sheffield, 5.30pm
  • Huntingdonshire Concert Band - Priory Centre, Priory Lane, St Neots, Cambridgeshire, PE19 2BH, 3pm. Tickets £5 and £2.50 from 01480 395257 and on the door
  • Intrada Brass - Alston Hall College
  • Jackfield Band - Anstice Hall Madeley
  • Kidlington Concert Brass - St Mary's Church, Kidlington
  • Kippax Band - Kippax Band Club, 8pm. Tickets on the door
  • KM Medway Band - Hempstead Valley Shopping Centre, Gillingham, 5.30pm
  • KM Medway Concert Brass - Carols - Checkers Centre, Maidstone, 6pm
  • Knaresborough Silver Band - Knaresborough Bed Race
  • Knottingley Concert Brass Band + Pontefract Choral Group - St. Giles, Pontefract, 3pm
  • Langley Band - Sandwell Park Farm
  • Leyland Band - The Egerton Rooms, Oldham Parish Hall, Oldham, 1.30pm
  • London City Brass + Bach Choir Choir + Fanfare Trumpeters of the Royal Military School of Music, Kneller Hall - Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2AP, 2pm. Tickets £28.50 to £9 from 0207 589 8212
  • Mactaggart Scott Loanhead Band - Loanhead Church
  • Matlock Band - Peak Village, Rowsley, 12pm
  • Mid Sussex Brass Band - Pyecombe Church, 5.50pm
  • Moulton 77 Brass Band - Moulton Church
  • Newland Concert Brass - St. John's Church, Bathgate
  • Newport (Shropshire) Town Band - Carol Concert - Severn Valley Railway, Arley
  • Newtongrange Silver Band + Kevock Choir - Queen's Hall, Edinburgh
  • Ottery St Mary Silver Band - The Institute, Yonder Street, Ottery St Mary, 7.45pm
  • Perthshire Brass + Alyth Choral Union + guest soloists - Christmas Concert - Alyth Parish Church, 7pm. Donation tickets at door
  • Phoenix Brass - Christmas Offer! TWO for ONE - Royal British Legion Club, Marlborough, Wilts, 7pm. Carol Service 7pm; Concert, 7.45pm
  • Pilling Band - Stalmine Church, 6.15pm
  • Portsmouth City Band - Hayling Island Community Centre, 3pm
  • Poyntzpass Silver Band - Aghaderg Parish Church, 6.30pm
  • Poyntzpass Silver Band - Cremore Presbyterian Church, 11.30am
  • Puget Brass - Redmond Regional Library, Redmond, WA, USA, 2pm
  • Ransome Band - Oldham Metropolitan, 7.30pm
  • Raunds Temperance Band - Town Carol Service, Methodist Church, Rushden, 2.30pm
  • Ripon City Band - Fountains Abbey Visitor Centre
  • Roberts Bakery Band - The Oakley Centre, Crewe. Details from Nigel Birch 07734 263194
  • Rushen Silver Band - Port St Mary Lifeboat Carol Service - Port St Mary Lifeboat House, 3pm
  • St Austell Youth & Senior Band - Band Club Christmas Concert - St Austell Band Club, 7:30pm. Please come along and support our young players in our annual Christmas Concert.
  • St Dennis Band - Salvation Army, St Austell
  • St Helens Youth + Sir Willard White - The Lyric Theatre, The Lowry, Salford, 7pm. Details: see http://www.thelowry.com/theatre/whatson/details.aspx?show=1720
  • St Sebastian (Wokingham) Brass Band - "Carols round the tree" - Carnation Hall, Winkfield, 4pm
  • Sale Brass Band - Sale Conservative Club
  • Sandhurst Silver - Carol Service - St John the Baptist Church, Crowthorne, 6.30pm
  • Scottish Co-op Band - Paisley
  • Sellers International Band - Thornton Vocal Union Christmas Concert - St Georges Hall, Bradford, 2pm
  • Shrewton Silver Band - Warminster Masonic Hall, 6.30pm
  • Slaidburn Silver Band - Whitewell Church, 7.15pm
  • Staffordshire Band - St. John's Church, Walsall Wood, 6.30pm
  • Staines Brass - Wraysbury Christmas Concert - Wraysbury Village Hall
  • Stannary Brass Band - Endsleigh Garden Centre, Ivybridge, 11.30am
  • Stoke-sub-Hamdon Band - Working Men's Club, Montacute, 8.30pm
  • Stowmarket Concert Band + Stowmarket Target Club - Christmas Concert - Regal Theatre, Stowmarket, 7.30pm. Tickets £7 or £4.50 from box office on 01449 612825
  • Taverham Band - Mundesley Church, 6.30pm
  • Tewit Youth Band - Pateley Bridge Methodist Church
  • Tewkesbury Town Band - Roses Theatre, Tewkesbury, 7.30pm. Tickets £8 and £5 from 01684 295074.
  • Thoresby Band - Christmas Concert - Edwinstowe
  • Thurrock Spectrum Brass - Carols - Tesco's, Lakeside, 10am
  • Thurrock Spectrum Brass - Stanford-Le-Hope, 4pm
  • Tilbury Band - Service of Candles and Carols - United Reform Church, Bradleigh Avenue, Grays, Essex
  • Tiverton Town Band - Service of Lessons and Carols - St John’s Church, Witheridge, 6.30pm
  • Tyldesley Brass Band - Westhoughton Golf Club, 6pm
  • Unison Kinneil Band - Bo'ness Old Kirk
  • United Co-op Milnrow Band - St James, Milnrow, 6.30pm
  • United Co-op Yorkshire Brass Band - Shelf Village Hall, 2.30pm
  • VBS Poynton Brass Band - Christmas Concert - Poynton Junior School, 7pm
  • Weymouth Concert Brass - Safeway, Weymouth, 11am
  • Wire Brass - ASDA, Westbrook, Warrington
  • Woburn Sands Band - Frosts Garden Centre, Woburn Sands, 2pm
  • Worksop Miners Welfare Band - Carol Service - Worksop United Church
  • Yorkshire Building Society Concert Brass Band - Northcliffe Golf Club, Shipley
  • Youth Brass 2000 - Carol Concert - Tugby Church, 6.30pm
  • Ystradgynlais Public Band - Tesco, Fforestfach, 1.30pm
    13 December
  • Time for Brass - [Listen Live!] - Manx Radio, Mondays: 9pm-10pm. Also available via the Audio Vault for the following week
  • Beaumaris B and Youth Bands - NSPCC Christmas Service - St Nicholas and Mary's Church, Beaumaris
  • Bedford Concert Brass - Zipper Club - Social Centre, Barker's Lane, 7.40pm
  • Bellshill SA Band - carol concert - Old Monklands Church, 7.30pm
  • Bradwell Silver Band - Chesnuts School, Bletchley, 7.30pm
  • Bude Metric Brass - Carol Concert - WI Hall, Bude, 7.30pm
  • Emley Brass Band - WI Christmas Service - Upper Denby Church, 7.30pm
  • Foden's Richardson Band + Opera Babes + Sylvia Young Dance School - Cadogan Hall, Sloane Square, London, 7.30pm. Tickets from 020 7730 4500. In aid of the local state primary school.
  • Gloucester Brass - May Hill village hall, 7.30pm
  • Hemel Hemptead Band - Carol Concert - St Francis, Berkhampsted
  • Hitchin Band - "A Family Celebration of Christmas" - Haileybury Chapel, Haileybury College, Hertford Heath, Nr Hertford, 7.30pm
  • Holymoorside Band - Ashgate Hospice Christmas Fayre, 2.30pm
  • Knaresborough Silver Band - Knaresborough Castle Yard, 3pm
  • Lincoln Beevor Band - Monks Road Methodist Church, 7.30pm
  • Lincoln Beevor Youth Band - Monks Road Methodist Church, 7.30pm
  • Mactaggart Scott Loanhead Band - Loanhead Church
  • Marlow Town Band - Marlow Town Council Carols - The Causeway, Marlow
  • Newbridge Band - Carols - Asda, Cardiff
  • Newbridge Band - St. Pierre Golf Club
  • Pemberton Old Wigan (JJB) Band - Parbold
  • Riddings Band - St Peter's Church, Belper, 7.30pm
  • Stannary Brass Band - Carols - Woolwell Community Centre, 3pm
  • Strata Brass + Margaret Duckworth Singers - St Margarets Parish Church, Swinton, South Yorkshire, 7.30pm. Tickets £5.
  • Thoresby Band - Christmas Concert - Edwinstowe
  • Thurrock Spectrum Brass - Carols - Civic Hall, Blackshots, 6pm
  • Tiverton Town Band - Carol Concert - Pinhoe School, 7.30pm
  • Waterbeach Brass - Edmund House, Milton, 7.30pm
  • Yiewsley and West Drayton Band - Hatfield Community Centre, 7.30pm
    14 December
  • Astley Youth Band - Carol Service - St Paul's Church, Walkden, 7.30pm
  • Bestwood Black Diamonds Band - Linby Christmas Tree, Linby
  • Bradwell Silver Band - Carolling - Bradville, 7pm
  • Bristol East Band - Carols - Morrisons, Cribbs Causeway, 6.30pm
  • Cholsey Silver Band - Carol Service - Huntercombe HMYOI, 6.30pm
  • Christchurch and Highcliffe Brass Band - Tesco, Christchurch, 7.30pm
  • Great Yarmouth Brass - Pie and Punch - St Marks Church, Oulton Broad, 7.30pm
  • Ifton Band - Woodside School
  • Newbridge Band - Carols - Tesco Extra, Cardiff
  • Norfolk Wherry Brass + Guest Soloist Robin Norman (solo Eb tuba with the Travelsphere Band) - RAF Association Christmas Concert - St Mary's Church, Stalham, 7.30pm.
  • Phoenix Brass - Pewsey Christmas Lights switch-on - King Alfred's Statue, Pewsey,  4.30pm
  • Riddings Band - Alfreton Golf Club, 8pm
  • Ripon City Band - Carols by candlelight - Methodist Church, Harrogate Road, Ripon, 7.30pm
  • Rothwell Temperance Band - Leeds Grammar School, 7.30pm
  • St Dennis Band + Newquay Choral Society - Wesley Church, Newquay
  • Stannary Brass Band - Queen's Head Pub, Albaston, 7.30pm
  • Stannington Brass Band - Morrisons Supermarket, Hillsborough Barracks, Sheffield, 6.30pm - 8.30pm
  • Taverham Band - Candlelit Carol Concert - Taverham Church, 7.30pm
  • Thurlstone Brass Band - Royal British Legion Club, Penistone
  • Upper Norwood Salvation Army Band + Southwark Cathedral Girls Choir - Southwark Cathedral, London Bridge Road, London, SE1 9DA, 7.30pm. Tickets from 020 7248 5202
  • West Wycombe Brass Band - Bledlow Ridge, 7.30pm
  • Weston Brass - Aslawn Farm, Rooksbridge, 7.30pm
  • Whitewebbs Museum Brass Band - Christmas Concert - St Aldhelms Church, Windmill Road, Edmonton, London N18, 8-10pm. For more information, contact Richard McGowan, 020 8444 2336
  • Woodbridge Excelsior Band - Sainsbury Superstore, Warren Heath, 7pm
    15 December
  • Brass Encounters - Brass Band of Battle Creek, New York Staff, Grimethorpe Colliery Bands - [Listen Live! + for the following week] - 2NUR fm, 103.7, Newcastle, Australia. Wednesdays, 5.30pm local time
  • Billingham Silver Band - Synthonia Club, Billingham
  • Breckland Brass Band - Mundford Village Hall, 7pm
  • BT Band + Royal Choral Society + Finchley Children's Music Group + London Concert Orchestra - British Telecom Annual Concert - Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2AP, 7.30pm. Tickets £9 to £29 from 0207 589 8212
  • Cinderford Band - Hucclecote Community Centre, 7.30pm
  • City of Birmingham Brass Band - Handsworth Golf Club
  • Cwmaman Institute Silver Band - St Joseph's Church, Cwmaman, 7.30pm
  • East Yorkshire Motor Services Brass Band - Elloughton Church, 7.30pm
  • Fishburn Band - Carols - Fishburn Green
  • Freckleton Brass + Norman Prince - The Marine Hall, The Esplanade, Fleetwood, Lancashire, FY7 6HF, 7.30pm. Tickets £9 and £8
  • Gloucester Brass - Kimbrose Day centre, 7.15pm
  • Great Horwood Silver Band - Tesco, Kingston,6pm
  • Harborough Band - Market Harborough Conservative Club
  • Intrada Brass - Alston Hall College
  • Kent Police Band - Community Centre, Ditton, Maidstone, 7.30 pm. Christmas Concert
  • Langley Band - Brierley Hill Civic Hall, 7.45pm
  • Liskeard Silver Band - Liskeard Torchlight Procession, 7pm
  • Market Rasen (RPC) Band - Caistor Lions Christmas Concert - Town Hall, Caistor, 7.30pm
  • Mereside Brass - Pickmere Carols
  • Mole Valley Silver Band - Fetcham Village Hall
  • Newbridge Band - Carols - Tesco Extra, Cardiff
  • Norfolk Wherry Brass - RAFA Christmas Concert - Guest Soloist Robin Norman - High School, Stalham, 7.30pm
  • Old Hall Brass - Deanwood Golf Club
  • Portsmouth City Band - Titchfield Abbey Lodge, Queens Road, Fareham, 7.45pm
  • Radyr and Morganstown (Melingriffith) Band - Carol Service - Ararat Church, Whitchurch
  • Riddings Band - Riddings Community Centre, 8pm
  • Scottish Co-op Band + Ross High School Catchment Brass Band - Ross High School, Tranent, East Lothian, EH33 2EQ, 7.30pm. Guest soloist Caroline Munro (British Instrumentalist winner at the 2004 British Youth Championships). Tickets £6 (family), £3.50 adults, £3 concessions on the door
  • Shirley Band - Hall Green Little Theatre, 8pm
  • Shrewton Silver Band - Tree of Lights, Amesbury, 6.30pm
  • Tyldesley Band - Brookfield Masonic Hall, 9pm
  • Tylorstown Band Arriva Trains Wales - Mardy Church
  • Waterbeach Brass - Landbeach Village Hall, 7pm
  • Watford Band - Bushey Country Club, Bushey, 8pm
    16 December
  • Abingdon Band - Waitrose, Abingdon, 6.30pm
  • Audley Brass - Victoria Hall, Stoke On Trent, 7.30pm
  • Bearpark & Esh Colliery Band - ATC Durham, 7.30pm
  • Bradwell Silver Band - Carolling - Haversham, 7pm
  • Dunchurch Band - Willoughby Village Hall, Willoughby, Near Rugby
  • Elland Silver Band - Brown Horse, Coley, 10pm
  • Flixton Band - Christmas Quiz Spectacular - Urmston Social Club, Urmston, Trafford, 8.30pm.A musicial evening featuring a christmas quiz based around the music. Tickets £3 on the door.
  • Gloucester Brass - Tesco, Cattle Market, Gloucester, 7pm
  • Grimethorpe Colliery (UK Coal) Band - Barnsley Methodist Church
  • Hade Edge Brass Band - Fixby Golf Club, 7.30pm
  • Hayle Town Band - Carols - Big W, Pool, 7pm
  • Killamarsh Silver Band - St Pauls Church, Norton Lees, 7.45pm
  • King's Lynn Town Band - Carols - Tesco Stores, Gaywood, Kings Lynn, 7pm
  • Lincolnshire Hospitals Band - All Saints Church, Hykeham, 7.30pm
  • Liss Band - Carols - Buriton, 6pm
  • Mactaggart Scott Loanhead Band - Newtongrange Church
  • Maidenhead Concert Band - Courtyard Theatre, Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 4PF, 7.45pm. Tickets £5 from 01628 788 997
  • Maltby Miners Welfare Band - Maltby Miners Institute, 8pm
  • Mereside Brass - Plumley Station Carols
  • Mid Sussex Brass Band - Martlet's Hall, Burgess Hill,7.45pm
  • Mount Charles Band - Charlestown Church Hall
  • Otterbourne Brass - Carol Service - Southampton Airport
  • Pemberton Old Wigan (JJB) "B" Band - St. Matthews, Highfield
  • Pemberton Old Wigan (JJB) Band - Lymm
  • Roberts Bakery Band - Winsford Civic Hall . Details from Nigel Birch 07734 263194
  • Rushen Silver Band - Port Erin Commissioners Carol Service - St Catherines Church, Port Erin, 7pm
  • Rushen Silver Band - Port St Mary Yacht Club, 9pm
  • St Sebastian (Wokingham) Brass Band - Wokingham Theatre, 7.45pm
  • Sandhurst Silver Band - The Meadows, Sandhurst, 6pm
  • South West Trains Woodfalls Band - Redlynch Horticultural Society, 8.45pm
  • Stannington Brass Band - EPPIC Theatre, Ecclesfield, Sheffield, 7.30pm
  • Strata Brass + Mexborough Male Voice Choir - St Margaret's Parish Church, Swinton, 7.30pm. Tickets from 0114 2213818.
  • Sussex Brass (Hastings) - Hawkhurst Royal British Legion, 8pm
  • Tewkesbury Town Band - Civic Carol Service, Tewkesbury
  • Thurrock Spectrum Brass - Carols - Tesco's, Lakeside, 6.30pm
  • Waltham St. Lawrence Silver Band - Binfield Village Hall, Terrace Road, Binfield, 8pm
  • Weston Brass - Church Road Methodist Church, Weston-s-Mare, 7.30pm
  • Wigston Band - Festival of Christmas Music - St. Thomas' Church, Blaby Road, South Wigston, Leicester, 7.30pm. Free admission
  • Winterley Methodist Brass Band - Wheelock C of E Church, 7.30pm
    17 December
  • Listen To The Band - BBC Radio 2, 9.30-10pm.
  • Alcester Victoria Silver Band - St Nicholas' Church, Alcester,7.30pm
  • Aldbourne Band - Carolling - Sainsbury's, Stratton, 4pm-10pm
  • Arnfield Brass - Bulls Head, Tintwistle, 8pm
  • Bearpark & Esh Colliery Band - Indoor Bowls Club, Durham, 7.30pm
  • Bedford Breakaway Brass + Nurses Choir - A Christmas Cracker - Corn Exchange, Bedford, 7.30pm
  • Bendix Kingswood Band + Barrs Court School Choir - United Church, Longwell Green, Bristol, 7.30pm. Tickets £5 (£3 concessions)
  • Bestwood Black Diamonds Band - Cotmanhay, 7.30pm
  • Black Dyke Band - Town Hall, Dewsbury . Details: 01274 882264
  • Brighton & Hove City Brass - Christmas Concert - Henfield Village Hall, Henfield, 7.30pm
  • Bristol East Band - Carols - St George Club, Bristol, 9pm
  • Camborne Town Band - Camborne Royal British Legion, 7.30pm
  • Cawston Brass Band - Christmas Concert - St. Faiths Centre, Cawston, 8pm
  • Cheltenham Silver Band - Victory Club Carol Concert - Cheltenham, 8pm
  • Christchurch and Highcliffe Brass Band - Tesco, Christchurch, 7.30pm
  • City of Bristol Brass Band - Filton Civil Service Club, Filton Avenue, Filton, Bristol, 7.30pm
  • City of Chester Brass Band - Carols - Sainsburys, Chester, evening
  • City of Wolverhampton Brass Band - The Black Country Museum, 7pm
  • Daventry Brass - Christmas Carol Service - Staverton Church
  • Derwent Brass - Etwall Church, 7.30pm
  • Dobcross Youth Band - Dobcross Band Club, Platt Lane, Dobcross, 8pm
  • Durnovaria Silver Band - Charlton Down, 6.30pm
  • Ellesborough Silver Band - Community Carols - Manor Waste, Wendover, 6.15pm
  • Ellesborough Silver Band - Ellesborough Village Hall, 8pm
  • Ellington Colliery Band - St John's Church, Ashington, 7.30pm
  • Enderby Band + Wyvern Singers - Braunstone Civic Centre
  • Fakenham Town Band - Christmas Concert - South Raynham Church, Norfolk, 7.30pm
  • Felling Band - Dunston Church, 7pm
  • Fine Arts Brass - Lord Mayor's Carol Concerts - Leeds, 6.30pm and 8pm
  • Hade Edge Band - Hade Edge Christmas Concert - Holmfirth Civic Hall, 7.30pm. For Tickets contact Donna Mellor, Band Secretary 01484 609440
  • Heath Band – Carols on the Green - Heath & Reach, 6.45pm
  • Helston Town Band - Processional Carols, Helston
  • High Green Brass Band + Worsbrough Brass - Newton Memorial Hall, Chapeltown, Sheffield, 7.30pm. Tickets £3
  • Holymoorside Band + Holymoorside Choral Society - St. Thomas' Church, Brampton
  • Ifton Band - Christ Church, Bailey Head, Oswestry
  • Ireland Colliery Chesterfield - Sainsburys, Tapton, 6pm
  • Keynsham Brass Band - Lord Mayor's Chapel, Bristol, 7pm
  • KM Medway Concert Brass - Carols - Aylesford Priory, 7pm
  • Knighton Town Silver Band - Carol Service - Llanfairwaterdine Church, 7.30pm
  • Maltby Miners Welfare Band - Rotherham Library Theatre, 7.30pm
  • Market Rasen (RPC) Band - Carols on the Green - Welton, 7pm
  • Mole Valley Silver Band - Christmas Concert - Bookham Barn Hall
  • Morecambe Brass Band - The Platform, Morecambe, 7.30pm
  • Newbridge Band - Carols - Asda, Cardiff
  • Old Hall Brass - Orrell St James
  • Pennine Brass - Crosland Hill Methodist Church, 7.15pm
  • Ransome Band - Christmas Cracker - College Theatre, Melton Mowbray, 8pm. Tickets: 01664 851111
  • Raunds Temperance Band - Little Addington Church, 7.30pm
  • Reg Vardy Band + Alnwick Choral Society - Playhouse, Alnwick, 7.30pm. Tickets: 01665 510785
  • Ripon City Band - Christmas concert - Holy Trinity Church, Ripon, 7.30pm
  • Roberts Bakery Band + Warrington Male Voice Choir - Parr Hall Warrington. Details from Nigel Birch 07734 263194
  • St Agnes Silver Band - Carols Around The Tree - Mount Hawke, Cornwall, 7pm
  • St Sebastian (Wokingham) Brass Band - Berkshire Masonic Centre, Sindlesham, 8pm
  • Sale Brass Band - Oakfield Club, Sale
  • Shrewton Silver Band - Warminster Conservative Club, 7.30pm
  • Staffordshire Band - All Saints Church, Foley Road East, Streetly, 8pm
  • Stannary Brass Band - Tavistock Royal British Legion, 8pm
  • Stannington Brass Band - Tesco Supermarket, Abbeydale Road, Sheffield, 7.00pm - 8.30pm
  • Stannington Brass Band - EPPIC Theatre, Ecclesfield, Sheffield, 7.30pm
  • Taverham Band - Taverham Village Hall, 7.30pm
  • Tewkesbury Town Band - Carols - Tewkesbury Marina
  • Thurlstone Brass Band - St Andrew's Church, Penistone, 7.30 pm. Tickets £3.50 including refreshments
  • Towcester Studio Band - Carols - Weston Favell Shopping Centre, Northampton, evening
  • Trinity Girls Band - Birchely St Mary's Club, Billinge
  • Waterbeach Brass - Waterbeach School, 7.30pm
  • Welwyn Garden City Band - Tesco, Hatfield, 6-8pm
  • Weymouth Concert Brass - Safeway, Weymouth, 5.30pm
  • Wingates Band - Westhoughton Parish Church
  • Winterley Methodist Brass Band - Haslington Christmas Tree, Haslington Village Green, 7pm
  • Wire Brass - St. Thomas' Church, Stockton Heath, Warrington
  • Yorkshire Building Society Concert Brass Band - St Matthew's Church, Rastrick
  • Youth Brass 2000 - Market Harborough Golf Club, 8pm
    18 December
  • Abingdon Band - Tesco, Abingdon, 9.30am
  • Alcester Victoria Silver Band - Astwood Bank Carols, Astwood Bank, 4.15pm
  • Alder Valley Brass - Caroling for charity - Tescos, Aldershot
  • Amersham Band - Carols - Tesco's, 10am - 4pm
  • Barnsley Building Society Brass Band + Bolsterstone Choir - Victoria Hall, Sheffield, 7.30pm
  • Bearpark & Esh Colliery Band - Esh Winning Football Club, 2pm
  • Bendix Kingswood Band - Carolling, Cadbury Garden Centre
  • Besses Boys Band + Colne Arian Choir - Colne Municipal Hall, Colne, Lancashire. Details: 01706 218782
  • Besses o' th' Barn Band + Bolton Choral Union - Victoria Hall, Bolton
  • Bestwood Black Diamonds - Mansfield Masonic Lodge, 9pm till 10.45pm
  • Billingham Silver Band - Carols - Billingham Town Centre, 10am-12 noon
  • Blackpool Brass Band - Broughton Club, 7pm
  • Bournemouth Concert Brass - Mowlem Theatre, Swanage, 7.30pm
  • Bradwell Silver Band - High Street, Stony Stratford, 10am - 2pm
  • Breckland Brass Band - Brandon Market Hill, 9.30am
  • Brighouse & Rastrick Band - Central Methodist Church, Brighouse, 3pm & 7.15pm
  • Brixham Town Band - Caroling - Sainsbury's, Paignton, 10.30am & 12pm
  • BT Band - Guild Hall, Preston, 7.30pm
  • Burbage Band (Buxton) - Buxton Town Centre
  • Burnley Alliance Silver Band - Pendleside Hospice, 1pm
  • Camborne Town Band - Camborne Pubs & Clubs, 7pm
  • Celebration Brass - Christmas Concert - St. Mary's Parish Church, Church Street, Slough, Berks, 12 noon. Admission free.
  • Cheltenham Silver Band - Bath Road, Cheltenham, Carol Playing, 10am
  • Chester-le-Street Riverside Band - Carols and Brass - Gibside. Tickets 0191 388 0421
  • Chichester City Band - St Pauls Church, Chichester, 7.30pm
  • Christchurch and Highcliffe Brass Band - Tesco, Christchurch, 10am
  • Cinderford Band - Christmas Service -Wesley Church, Cinderford, 6pm
  • City of Cambridge Brass Band - Carols - Grafton Centre, Cambridge, 1pm-4pm
  • City of Chester Brass Band + Chester Ladies Choir - Wesley's Chapel Chester, 7pm
  • City of Wolverhampton Brass Band - The Black Country Museum, 7pm
  • Clacton-on-Sea Co-Operative Band - Wine and Beer Night - Clacton Town Hall, 8pm
  • Coleshill Town Band - Christmas Brass - Christchurch, Lichfield, 7.30pm
  • Cottenham Brass Band - Carol Concert - Cottenham Village College, 6.30pm
  • Dereham Band - Wymondham Abbey, Wymondham, Norfolk, NR18 0PH, 7.30pm. Tickets £5, £4.50 from 01362 698461
  • Derwent Brass + Derby Choral Union - Derby Cathedral, 7.30pm
  • Driffield Silver Band - St Catherines Hospice Christmas Concert - Sledmere House, 7.30pm
  • Eccles Borough Band - Carols - Costco, Trafford Park, 10am-5pm
  • Eccles Borough Band - Carols - Eccles Rugby Club, 5.45pm
  • Ferndown Concert Brass - Barrington Theatre, Ferndown, 7.30pm, Mince pies, mulled wine, bar and raffle. Tickets available on the door
  • Fishburn Band - Carols - Tesco, Durham
  • Flowers Band + Ilford SA Songsters - Flowers at Christmas - Bacon Theatre, Cheltenham, 7.30pm. Tickets £7.95 from 01242 258002
  • Foden's Richardson Band - St. Mary's Church, Radcliffe on Trent, 2.30pm & 7.30pm
  • Friary Guildford Brass Band - Mayor's Charity Christmas concert - Bourne Hall, Epsom, 7.30pm
  • Glossop Old Band - Denton Methodist Church, 8pm
  • Gloucester Brass - Eastgate shopping centre, Gloucester, 11am
  • Grimethorpe Colliery (UK Coal) Band - Grimsby
  • Hade Edge Brass Band - Morrisons, Huddersfield, 9am-5pm
  • Hall Royd Band - Keighley & Worth Valley Railway
  • Harrogate Band - Victoria Shopping Centre, Harrogate, 10am-2pm
  • Harrogate Band - Harrogate New Life Church Carol Service - Wesley Chapel, Oxford Street, Harrogate, 6pm
  • Harworth Brass - Langold Agewell, 7pm
  • Helston Town Band - Christmas Carols - Tesco, Helston
  • Hepworth Persimmon Homes Band - Christ Church, New Mill
  • Innovate Skelmanthorpe Band - Christmas Concert - St Aidans, Skelmanthorpe
  • Intrada Brass + Chorley Choral Society - St Georges Church, Chorley. Tickets from 01257 241693 or 01704 822709
  • Ireland Colliery Chesterfield - Bingley Church, Bradford, 6pm
  • Jaguar (Coventry) Band - Corley Village Hall, 7.30pm
  • Keynsham Brass Band - Carols, White Hart, Atworth, 8pm
  • King's Lynn Town Band - Carols - Kings Lynn Town Centre, 10.30am
  • Knottingley Concert Brass Band - Christmas Fantasia - Carleton High School, Green Lane, Pontefract, WF8 3NW, 7.30pm. Tickets £5/£3/£1 from 01924 370580
  • Lancashire Life and Lake District Life Morecambe Brass Band - The Platform, Morecambe, 7.30pm
  • Leicestershire Co-op Snibston Charnwood Brass - Carols for the United Churches - Coalville Precinct
  • Linthwaite Band + Choir - Marsden Mechanics Hall, 7.15pm
  • Liskeard Silver Band - Carols - Liskeard, 10.30am
  • Liss Band - Triangle Centre, Liss, 7.30pm
  • Long Eaton Silver Prize Band - Long Eaton Silver Prize Band Club
  • Lydmet Lydney Band - St Mary's Church, Lydney, 6.45pm
  • Maltby Miners Welfare Band - Rotherham Library Theatre, 7.30pm
  • Malvern Hills District Brass Band - Charity Christmas Concert - Huntingdon Hall, Worcester, 7.30pm
  • Matlock Band - Highfields School
  • Morecambe Brass Band - The Platform, Morecambe, 7.30pm
  • Muker Silver Band - Lighting up - Gunnerside, 2.30pm
  • Newbridge Band - Carols - Tesco Extra, Cardiff
  • Newland Concert Brass - Tesco, Bathgate
  • Newstead Welfare Band + Newstead Youth Band - Parish Church of St Mary Magdalene, Market Place, Hucknall, 7.30pm. Tickets £3.50 from 0115 9680563
  • Otterbourne Brass - The Bury, Odiham
  • Oxted Band - Oxted RBL, 8pm
  • Pangbourne and District Silver Band - Christmas Concert - Village Hall, Pangbourne, 8pm
  • Pennine Brass - Thornhill Parish Church, Dewsbury, 7.30pm
  • Poole Borough Band - Canford Cliffs Village Hall, Ravine Rd, Poole, 8pm
  • Portsmouth City Band - Outside Baptist Church, Tangiers Rd, 10am
  • Portsmouth City Band - Tangmere Village Centre, 7pm
  • Poulton-le-Fylde Brass Band - St Chads Church, Poulton
  • Poulton-le-Fylde Brass Band - St.Chads Church Hall
  • Red Rose Lancaster Band - Carol playing - Marketgate, Lancaster
  • Reg Vardy Band + Alnwick Choral Society - Playhouse, Alnwick, 7.30pm. Tickets: 01665 510785
  • Riddings Band - Ripley Leisure Centre, Derbyshire, 7pm
  • Ripon City Band - Morrisons, Boroughbridge, 10am-4pm
  • Roberts Bakery Band + Warrington Male Voice Choir - Parr Hall, Warrington. Details from Nigel Birch 07734 263194
  • Rolls-Royce Training Band - Rolls Royce Ladies Choir, Newmount Methodist Church, 7.30pm
  • Rothwell Temperance Band - Garforth
  • Rugeley Power Station Brass Band - White House Hotel, Cannock Chase
  • Rushen Silver Band - Rowany Golf Club, 8pm
  • St Breward Silver Band - Port Isaac Lights, 6pm
  • St Ronan's Silver Band + St Ronan's Future Band - Memorial Hall, Leithen Road, Innerleithen, EH44 6HZ, 7.30pm. Tickets £3.50 from 01896 831721
  • Sandhurst Silver Band - Christmas Carols - Princess Square, Bracknell, 11am
  • Sellers International Band - Overgate Hospice Choir Concert - Halifax Parish Church, 7pm
  • Shirley Band - Solihull British Legion Christmas Concert - Union Road, Solihull, 8pm
  • Silk Brass - Heritage Centre, Macclesfield. Ticket only - contact 01663 733419
  • Slaidburn Silver Band - Tesco's, Clitheroe, 9.30am
  • South West Trains Woodfalls Band - Play out Aurora - Southampton Docks, 1pm
  • Staffordshire Band - Forum Theatre, Malvern, 7pm
  • Stannington Brass Band - Merry Night, Lomas Hall, Stannington, Sheffield
  • Stantonbury Brass + Ousedale School Choir - Olney Church
  • Surrey Brass + Wessex Chamber Choir, Chertsey Children's Chorus - Carols By Candleight - Landmark Arts Centre, Ferry Road, Teddington TW11 9NN, 7.30pm. Tickets £10 Adult £5 Child/Concessions available from 020 8977 7558 and on the door
  • Swindon Brass - Purton Village Hall, 7pm
  • Swindon Pegasus Brass - Christ Church, Swindon, 7.30pm
  • Taverham Band - Taverham Village Hall, 7.30pm
  • Test Valley Brass + Test Valley Youth Band - John Hanson School, Andover, 7.30pm
  • Thurlstone Brass Band - Morrison's Supermarket, Barnsley
  • Thurrock Spectrum Brass - Carols - Tesco's, Lakeside, 10am
  • Tullis Russell Mills Band - Carols - Kingdom Shopping Centre, Glenrothes, 1-3pm
  • United Co-op Yorkshire Brass Band - Bradford Cathedral, 7.30pm. Tickets £8 and £5 from 01422 205231 or 01422 257970
  • VBS Poynton Brass Band - Davenport Golf Club, Poynton
  • Wadhurst Brass Band - Wadhurst High Street, 10am
  • Wem Jubilee Band - Stanier Hall, Wem, 7pm
  • Weston Brass - Town Square, Axbridge, 6pm
  • Whitburn Band - Tesco, Bathgate
  • Wigston Band - Narborough Bowls Club
  • Wire Brass - ASDA, Westbrook, Warrington
  • Woodbridge Excelsior Band - Sainsbury Superstore, Warren Heath
  • Worthing Salvation Army Band + Choir of St Botolph's Church + Worthing Choral Society - Christmas Sounds - St Botolph's Church, Lansdowne Road, Heene, Worthing, West Sussex, BN11 4LY, 7.30pm. Tickets £10 and £8 from 07017 415503
  • Yarnton Band - Carols - North Leigh Methodist Church
  • Yeovil Town Band - Seaton Town Hall, Devon
  • Ystradgynlais Public Band - Tesco, Fforestfach, 1.30pm
    19 December
  • GMR Brass - [Listen Live!] - GMR Radio, 95.1 FM and 104.5 FM, 6am-7am and 6pm-7pm.
  • Sounds of Brass - [Listen Live!] - BBC Radio Devon, Cornwall and Jersey, 7pm-8pm.
  • Abergavenny Borough Band - Welcome to Christmas Concert - Borough Theatre, Cross Street, Abergavenny, 7.30pm. Box Office: 01873 850805
  • Abingdon Band - Milton Methodist Church, 6pm
  • Arrow Valley Brass - Carol Playing - Tesco's Redditch
  • Ashbourne Town Band - Town Council carol service - Market Place, Ashbourne, 8pm
  • Barnsley Building Society Brass Band - Academy Theatre Birdwell, 7.30pm
  • Bearpark & Esh Colliery Band - Carols - Bearpark Streets, 10.30am
  • Bearpark & Esh Colliery Band - Quebec Church, 6pm
  • Bedford Town Band - Carol Service - St Mary's, Goldington, 6pm
  • Bedworth Brass - Ex-Servicemen's Club, Nuneaton
  • Bell Inn Brass Band - Neen Sollars, 6pm
  • Besses o' the' Barn Band + Affetside Choir - Longfield Suite, Prestwich
  • Bestwood Black Diamonds Band - Basford Miners Welfare
  • Bestwood Black Diamonds Band - St Peter's Church, Ravenshead
  • Black Dyke Band - Town Hall, Huddersfield . Details: 01274 882264
  • Bradwell Silver Band - Side Club Concert, New Bradwell, 7.30pm
  • Bratton Silver Band - Jubilee Hall, Bratton, 2.30pm
  • Brighouse & Rastrick Band - Opera House, Buxton, 7.30pm
  • Bristol East Band - Carol Concert - Wesley Church, St George, Bristol, 6pm
  • Bristol East Band - Carols - Tesco, Brislington, 6.30pm
  • British Airways Band - Christmas Concert - Concorde Club, Cranford, 2pm
  • Camborne Town Band - Christmas Spectacular - County Hall, Cornwall, 6.45pm
  • Carlton Brass (Nottingham) - Lakeside, Nottingham
  • Cawston Brass Band - Christmas Carol Service - Cawston Church, 6.30pm
  • Chalford Band - Stroud Subscription Rooms, 7.30pm
  • Cinderford Band - Town Triangle, Cinderford, 10am
  • City of Cambridge Brass Band - Carols - Scotsdale Garden Centre, 11am-3.30pm
  • City of Lincoln Band - The Community Centre , Washingborough, 7pm
  • City of Southampton (Albion) Band - Christmas Spectacular Concert - The Point, Eastleigh, Southampton, 7.30pm. Tickets available from the Box Office
  • City of Wolverhampton Brass Band - Carol Concert - Tong Church, Tong, 11.45am
  • City of Wolverhampton Brass Band - The Black Country Museum, 7pm
  • Coleshill Town Band - Coleshill Social Club, Coleshill, 7.30pm
  • Cosham Concert Brass - Carolling - Whiteley Village
  • Daventry Brass - Carols round the Tree - Drayton, Daventry
  • Daventry Brass - Christmas Carol Service - Dodford Church
  • Dobcross Silver Band - Dobcross Band Club, Platt Lane, Dobcross, 8pm
  • Downshire Brass - Carol Service - Malone Presbyterian Church, Belfast, 6pm
  • Easington Colliery Band - Carol Service - Easington Methodist Church, 6pm
  • Eccles Borough Band - Carol Service - Monton Unitarian Church, Eccles, 10.30am
  • Eccles Borough Band - Carol Service, St Luke's, Irlam o' th' Height, Salford, 6.30pm
  • Elland Silver Band - Halifax Golf Club, 6pm
  • Ellington Colliery Band - Dickensian Market - Berwick-Upon-Tweed, 11am-3pm
  • Emley Brass Band - Lepton Church, 6pm
  • Fairey FP (Music) Brass Band - Playhouse Theatre, Marine Avenue, Whitley Bay, NE26 1LZ, 7.30pm. Tickets from 0191-252-3505
  • Fakenham Town Band - Grand Annual Christmas Concert - Holt Community Centre, Norfolk, 7.30pm. Admisison £4.50 adults, £4 concessions
  • Foden's Richardson Band - Winsford Civic Hall, 7.30pm
  • Friary Guildford Brass Band - Lockwood Day Centre, Guildford, 3pm
  • Glossop Old Band - Glossop Band Club, The Band Room, Derby Street, Glossop, SK13 9NF, 8pm
  • Granite City Brass - Bucksburn Church
  • Granite City Brass - Country Club, Bridge of Don
  • Great Horwood Silver Band - Temple of Concorde & Harmony, Stowe School
  • Great Yarmouth Brass - Carol Service - Garnham Centre, Gorleston, 6.20pm
  • Gresley Old Hall Brass Band - Overseal Church
  • Hathern Band - Hathern Church
  • Hawk Green Band - High Lane Cruising Club
  • Haydock Band - St Stephens, Wigan
  • Hayle Town Band - Carols - Asda, Falmouth, 11am-3pm
  • Haywards Heath Concert Brass - United Reformed Church, Haywards Heath, 6.30pm
  • Heart of England Brass Ensemble + City of Birmingham Choir - Symphony Hall, Broad Street, Birmingham, B1 2EA, 2.30pm. Tickets £5 to £17 from 0121 780 3333
  • Helston Town Band - Penberthy Road, Helston, 6.30pm
  • Hepworth Persimmon Homes Band - Festival of Lessons & Carols - Hepworth Church
  • Ireland Colliery Chesterfield - Barlbourgh Club, 8pm
  • Killamarsh Silver Band - Chatsworth House, Derbyshire, 12.30pm
  • Kippax Band - St Mary's Church, Kippax, 7.30pm
  • Kirkintilloch Band - Service of Nine Lessons and Carols - Lenzie Old Parish Church, 11am
  • KM Medway Band - Hempstead Valley Shopping Centre, Gillingham, 5.30pm
  • Leyburn Brass Band - Carol Service - St Mary's Church, Bolton On Swale, 3pm
  • Lincoln Beevor Band + Youth Band - The Lawn, Union Road, Lincoln, 7.30pm
  • Liskeard Silver Band - St Martin's Church, 6pm
  • Liskeard Silver Band - Trago Mills, 11am
  • Liss Band - Petersfield Methodist Church
  • Llanrug Silver Band - Oriel Glyn Y Weddw, Llanbedrog, 3.30pm
  • Market Rasen (RPC) Band - Dunholme, 7.30pm. Tickets £3 from 01673 861172
  • Marple Band - Christmas Concert - Conservative Club, Marple, 8pm
  • Matlock Band - Peak Cavern, Castleton
  • Mereside Brass - Rostherne Church Service
  • Moulton 77 Brass Band - Rushden Rugby Club
  • Newbridge Band - Carols - Tesco Extra, Cardiff
  • Newland Concert Brass - High Church, Bathgate
  • Newtongrange Silver Band + Kevock Choir - Queen's Hall, Edinburgh
  • Oxted Band - Limpsfield RBL Christmas Concert, 3pm
  • Pennine Brass - Huddersfield Lawn Tennis & Squash Club, 12pm
  • Phoenix Brass + Thamesdown Ladies Choir - Musical Christmas Presents - John O'Gaunt Community Technology College, Hungerford, 7.30pm. Free Entry - Retiring Collection
  • Poole Borough Band - Tesco's Fleetsbridge, Waterloo Rd, Poole, 10am
  • Portsmouth City Band - Fratton Park, 2pm
  • Poulton-le-Fylde Brass Band - Thornton Football Club, 7.30pm
  • Poyntzpass Silver Band - Community Carol service - the square, Poyntzpass, 3pm
  • Poyntzpass Silver Band - Drumbanagher Parish Church, 7pm
  • Raunds Temperance Band - Rushden Golf Club, 12.30pm
  • Rockingham Band - Christmas Concert - Hoyland WMC
  • Rolls-Royce (Derby) Band - Pastures Staff Sports and Social Club, Derby, 7.30pm
  • Rothwell Temperance Band - Rothwell Church, 6pm
  • Rushden Mission Band - Rushden Mission Church, 6pm
  • Rushen Silver Band - St Columba's Church, Port Erin, 4pm
  • St Dennis Band - Asda, St Austell, 10am-3pm
  • Sandhurst Silver Band - Christmas Carols - Princess Square, Bracknell, 11am
  • Sellers International Band - St Paul's Hall, Huddersield, 7pm
  • Sharpness & District Silver Band - Slimbridge Royal British Legion, 7.30pm
  • Silk Brass - Heritage Centre, Macclesfield. Ticket only - contact 01663 733419
  • Slaidburn Silver Band - Slaidburn Parish Church, 6.45pm
  • Snowdown Colliery Welfare Band - Minster Village Hall, 2.30pm
  • South West Trains Woodfalls Band - Redlynch Club, Woodfalls, 8pm
  • Standish Band - Rufford Parish Church
  • Stannary Brass Band - Endsleigh Garden Centre, Ivybridge, 11.30am-4pm
  • Stannington Brass Band - Underbank Church Service, Stannington, Sheffield, 6.30pm
  • Stannington Brass Band - Crown & Glove, Stannington, Sheffield, 8.30pm
  • Stocksbridge Band - Christmas Celebration - Stocksbridge Band Club, 8pm
  • Stoke-sub-Hamdon Band - Working Men's Club, Stoke-sub-Hamdon, 8pm
  • Stourport-on-Severn Brass Band - Carols - Arley Train Station, Severn Valley Railway
  • Sussex Brass (Hastings) - Bulls Head, Boreham Street, Hastings, 3pm
  • Taverham Band - Carols - ASDA Norwich, 10am-4pm
  • Tayport Instrumental Band - Carols by Candlelight - Newport Parish Church, 6.30pm
  • Test Valley Brass + Test Valley Concert Band - John Hanson School, Andover, 6.30pm
  • Thurlstone Brass Band - Carols - Millhouse Green village, 9.30am
  • Thurlstone Brass Band - St Leonard's Church, Wortley, 6.30pm
  • Tintwistle Band - Tintwistle Parish Church
  • Tintwistle Band - The Queens Arms, Manor Park Road, Old Glossop, 9pm
  • Tiverton Town Band - Tiverton Rugby Club, 8pm
  • Tottington Public Brass Band - Annual Christmas Concert - Tottington Conservative Club, 7.30pm. Free admission - be early fills up fast! Carols and Christmas programme with bar and raffle.
  • Towcester Studio Band - Silverstone Golf Club, 8-10pm
  • Tullis Russell Mills Band - Carols - Kingdom Shopping Centre, Glenrothes, 1-3pm
  • Tyldesley Band - Formby Hall, Atherton, 7.30pm. Tickets £4.50/£4 on the door.
  • United Co-op Milnrow Band - Milnrow Cricket Club
  • United Co-op Yorkshire Brass Band - St. Paul's, Wibsey, 6.30pm
  • Waltham St. Lawrence Silver Band - Carols - Waitrose, Maidenhead, 10am
  • Watford Band - Carol Service, Christchurch, Watford, 6.30pm
  • Werneth Concert Band + Woodley Primary School Choir - Romiley Forum, Romiley Precinct, Romiley, Stockport, Cheshire, SK6 4EA, 7.30pm. Tickets £7 and £5 from 0161 430 6570
  • West Chiltington Silver Band - Amberley Post Office, 10am
  • West Lothian Schools Brass Band - Christmas Concert - St Margaret's Academy, Livinston, West Lothian, 6pm-8pm. Tickets at the door
  • West Wycombe Brass Band - Ritchings Park, 6pm
  • Weston Brass - Winter Gardens, Weston-s-Mare, 3pm
  • Weymouth Concert Brass - Safeway, Weymouth, 11am
  • Wingates Band + Houghton Weavers - Guild Hall, Preston, 7.30pm
  • Woburn Sands Band - Frosts Garden Centre, Woburn Sands, 2pm
  • Woburn Sands Band - CAFOD Charity Concert - St Mary's RC Church, Woburn Sands, 6pm
  • Woking Brass Band - New Haw Community Centre, Woodham Lane, New Haw, Surrey, KT15 3ND, 7pm. Tickets £4 or £3 for concessions from 01932 843098 or on the door.
  • Worksop Miners Welfare Band - Carol Service -Clumber Chapel, 2pm
  • Worksop Miners Welfare Band - Worksop Bowling Club , 8pm
  • Wrentham Band - Wrentham Church
  • Yorkshire Building Society Concert Brass Band - Town Hall, Cleckheaton
  • Youth Brass 2000 - ASDA, Corby, 2 - 4 pm
    20 December
  • Time for Brass - [Listen Live!] - Manx Radio, Mondays: 9pm-10pm. Also available via the Audio Vault for the following week
  • Abingdon Band - Tesco, Abingdon, 6.30pm
  • Bedford Concert Brass - Maulden Parish Church, 7.45pm
  • Bendix Kingswood Band - Carolling, Cribbs Causeway, 6pm
  • Bestwood Black Diamonds Band - Tesco's, Hucknall, Nottingham, 6pm
  • Derwent Brass - Emmanuel Church, Loughborough, 7.30pm
  • Eccles Borough Band - Moorside High School, Swinton
  • Enderby Band - Enderby Parish Church
  • Ferndown Concert Brass - Allendale Community Centre, Wimborne, 7.30pm. Tickets £5 on the door
  • Fishburn Band - Carols - Tesco, Durham
  • Gloucester Brass - St Marys Congregational Church, Gloucester, 7.30pm
  • Hade Edge Brass Band - Travellers Inn, Oxspring, 9pm
  • Hangleton Band - Carols - Hangleton Manor, Hangleton Valley Drive, 8pm
  • Ireland Colliery Chesterfield - Tesco, Chesterfield, 6pm
  • King's Lynn Town Band - Carols - Morrisons store, Kings Lynn, 7pm
  • KM Medway Band - General Gordon Lodge, Chatham, 8.30pm
  • Lincolnshire Hospitals Band - Lincolnshire Health Service Carol Service - Lincoln Cathedral, 7.30pm
  • Michelmersh Silver Band - Rotary Carols - Romsey Square, 7pm
  • Poole Borough Band - Dunkersley Masonic Lodge, Market Street, Poole, 9pm
  • Rivington & Adlington Brass Band - Adlington Community Centre, 7.15pm
  • St Sebastian (Wokingham) Brass Band + Crowthorne Musical Players - Crooked Billet Pub, Wokingham, 8.15pm
  • Stannary Brass Band - West Devon Club, Tavistock, 8pm
  • Stannington Brass Band - The Holly Bush, Stannington, Sheffield, 8.30pm
  • Thoresby Band - Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham
  • Thurrock Spectrum Brass - Carols - Tesco's, Lakeside, 6.30pm
  • Weymouth Concert Brass - Carols - Wyke Square, Weymouth, 7.15pm
    21 December
  • Arnfield Brass - Carols Around Broadbottom
  • Barnsley Building Society Brass Band + Ecclesfield Handbell Ringers - Worsbrough Bridge Miner's Welfare, S70 5LL, 7.30pm. Tickets £4 from 0113 2872939
  • Barrow Steelworks Band - Carol Concert - Ulverston Amateurs - Coronation Hall, Ulverston
  • Bearpark & Esh Colliery Band - Morrisons, Morton Park, 6pm
  • Bude Metric Brass - Carol Concert - Fairfields Retirement Home, Launcells. 6.30pm
  • Christchurch and Highcliffe Brass Band - Tesco, Christchurch, 7.30pm
  • City of Bristol Brass Band + Raise The Roof Choir - St Bonaventure's Church, Egerton Road, Bishopston, Bristol, 7.30pm. Admission free.
  • Croft Silver Band - Bardon Church, 7.30pm
  • Hangleton Band - Holmbush Shopping Centre, Shoreham, 6.30pm
  • KM Medway Concert Brass - Dartford Masonic Centre, 8pm
  • Markham Main Colliery Band - Prospect House, Goole, 7pm
  • Northop Silver Band + Liverpool Welsh Choral Union + Our Lady's Bishop Eton School Choir - Family Carol Concert - Philharmonic Hall, Hope Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 9BP, 7.30pm. Tickets £12 to £16 from 0151 709 3789
  • Poole Borough Band - Tesco's Fleetsbridge, Waterloo Rd, Poole, 6m
  • Portsmouth City Band - Prince Edward Lodge, Lake Road Masonic Lodge, 7.45pm
  • St Dennis Youth Band - Carol Concert - St Dennis Church
  • South West Trains Woodfalls Band - O Glorious Christmas - City Hall, Salisbury, 7.30pm
  • Stannington Brass Band - Tesco Supermarket, Abbeydale Road, Sheffield, 6.30pm - 9.30pm
  • Thoresby Band - Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham
  • Towcester Studio Band - Carols - Tesco Mereway, Northampton, 7-9pm
  • Tyldesley Band - Brookfield Masonic Hall, 9.15pm
  • Weston Brass - Aslawn Farm, Rooksbridge, 7.30pm
  • Weymouth Concert Brass - Masonic Hall, Portland, 9.30pm
  • Woodbridge Excelsior Band - Carolling - Tesco Superstore, Copdock, 7pm
    22 December
  • Brass Encounters - Yorkshire Building Society, Brass Band Of Battle Creek, Grimethorpe Colliery, New York Staff Bands - [Listen Live! + for the following week] - 2NUR fm, 103.7, Newcastle, Australia. Wednesdays, 5.30pm local time
  • Barrow Steelworks Band - Carol Concert - Ulverston Ameteurs - Coronation Hall, Ulverston
  • Bendix Kingswood Band - Carolling, Tesco, Brislington, 7pm
  • Bestwood Black Diamonds Band - Tesco's, Hucknall, Nottingham, 6pm
  • Billingham Silver Band - Norton Cricket Club
  • Bradwell Silver Band - Woughton Church
  • Christchurch and Highcliffe Brass Band - Tesco, Christchurch, 7.30pm
  • Fakenham Town Band - Christmas Carol Service - Wickmere, 7pm
  • Hayle Town Band - Carols - Asda, Falmouth, 7pm
  • Ireland Colliery Chesterfield - Brimington Club, 8.30pm
  • Keynsham Brass Band - Christmas Concert - Victoria Methodist, Keynsham, 7.30pm
  • Poole Borough Band - Tesco's Fleetsbridge, Waterloo Rd, Poole, 6pm
  • Red Rose Lancaster Band - Carol playing - Westmorland Centre, Kendal
  • Rolls-Royce (Derby) Band - Carol concert and dancing - Rolls-Royce Pavilion, Derby, DE24 9HY, 8pm
  • Shirley Band - Hall Green Little Theatre, 8pm
  • Ystradgynlais Public Band - Tesco, Llanelli, 10am
    23 December
  • Abingdon Band - Waitrose, Abingdon, 6.30pm
  • Bellshill SA Band - carol concert - Calvary Church, Motherwell, 7.30pm
  • Bendix Kingswood Band - Carolling, Tesco, Brislington, 7pm
  • Bestwood Black Diamonds Band - Tesco's, Hucknall, Nottingham, 6pm
  • Billingham Silver Band - Carols - Norton Green, 7pm
  • Bradwell Silver Band - Carolling - Bradwell, 7pm
  • Christchurch and Highcliffe Brass Band - Tesco, Christchurch, 7.30pm
  • City of Chester Brass Band - Carols - Tescos, Chester, 1pm
  • Hayle Town Band - Carols - Big W, Pool, 7pm
  • Lincolnshire Hospitals Band - Newton on Trent parish church, 7.30pm. Admission £5
  • Mount Charles Band - Cliff Head Hotel
  • Oughtibridge Brass Band - Hillsborough Shopping Precinct, 10am
  • Sandhurst Silver Band - The Meadows, Sandhurst, 6pm
  • Stannington Brass Band - Crown & Glove, Stannington, Sheffield, 8.30pm
    24 December
  • Listen To The Band - BBC Radio 2, 9.30-10pm.
  • Arnfield Brass - Carols Around Tintwistle
  • Bestwood Black Diamonds Band - Tesco's, Hucknall, Nottingham, 12pm
  • Bestwood Black Diamonds Band - Xmas Eve Club Run 2004 - Around Hucknall
  • Bradwell Silver Band - Carolling - Bradwell, 7pm
  • Brixham Town Band - Caroling - Fore St, Brixham, 10.30am
  • Cheltenham Silver Band - Nativity Service - Emmanuel Church, Cheltenham, 6pm
  • Christchurch and Highcliffe Brass Band - Tesco, Christchurch, 10am
  • City of Chester Brass Band - Carols - Tescos, Chester, 1pm
  • Ellington Colliery Band - Carol Service - St Aidans Church, Lynemouth, 6pm
  • Fakenham Town Band - Carols and Mulled Wine - Fakenham Market Place, 7pm
  • Fine Arts Brass - Coventry Methodist Central Hall, 10am and 2.30pm
  • Great Horwood Silver Band - Carols around Great Horwood.  Start at Townsend Cottages, 4pm
  • Harrogate Band - Carols round the lamp post - Kielder Oval, Harrogate, 7pm
  • Holymoorside Band - Carols Round the Christmas Tree, Holymoorside, 7pm
  • Hyde Band - Sandy Balls Holiday Centre, 7.30pm
  • Liskeard Silver Band - Carols - Liskeard, 10.30am
  • Morecambe Brass Band - Carols - Torrisholme Square, Morecambe
  • Oughtibridge Brass Band - Hillsborough Shopping Precinct, 10am
  • Phoenix Brass - Seasonal tunes, carols - Pelican Inn, Froxfield
  • Pilling Band - Hotel Sheraton, Blackpool, 5.15pm
  • Red Rose Lancaster Band - Morrisons, Morecambe
  • St Sebastian (Wokingham) Brass Band - California Ratepayer's Hall, Finchampstead, 6.30pm
  • Slaidburn Silver Band - Tesco's, Clitheroe, 9.30am
  • Stannary Brass Band - Carols, Safeway, Tavistock, 10.30am
  • Waltham St. Lawrence Silver Band - Carols - Waitrose, Maidenhead, 10am
  • Waltham St. Lawrence Silver Band - Shottesbrook Social Club, 8pm
  • Waterbeach Brass - Waterbeach Green, 7pm
  • Ystradgynlais Public Band - Co-op, Ystradgynlais, 10am
  • Ystradgynlais Public Band - Con Club, Ystradgynlais, 8.30pm
    25 December
  • Bradwell Silver Band - Carolling - Bradwell, 6am
  • Grange Moor Brass Band - Carols - The Grange, Grange Moor
  • Stannington Brass Band - Stannington Village, Sheffield, 9.45am
  • Ystradgynlais Public Band - Ystradgynlais Community Hospital, 10am
    26 December
  • GMR Brass - [Listen Live!] - GMR Radio, 95.1 FM and 104.5 FM, 6am-7am and 6pm-7pm.
  • Sounds of Brass - [Listen Live!] - BBC Radio Devon, Cornwall and Jersey, 7pm-8pm.
  • Crwbin Silver Band - Bancffosfelen
  • Portsmouth City Band - St James's Church, Portsmouth, 6.30pm
  • Stannington Brass Band - Stannington Village, Sheffield, 9.45am
  • Thurlstone Brass Band - Thurlstone village, 9.30am
    27 December
  • Time for Brass - [Listen Live!] - Manx Radio, Mondays: 9pm-10pm. Also available via the Audio Vault for the following week
  • Muker Silver Band - Carol Service - Muker, 6.30pm
    28 December
  • Weston Brass - Fumble Concert - Winter Gardens, Weston-s-Mare, 9pm
    29 December
  • Brass Encounters - National Capital Band of The Salvation Army, Washington DC - [Listen Live! + for the following week] - 2NUR fm, 103.7, Newcastle, Australia. Wednesdays, 5.30pm local time
    30 December
  • All Star Charity Concert - Glossop Bandroom, Derby Street, Glossop, Derbyshire, SK13 9NF, 8pm.
  • Newstead Welfare Band - Newstead Miners Welfare, Tilford Road, Newstead Village, 8pm. Admission £1